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TOWN HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOWN HALL

List entry Number: 1343161

Location

TOWN HALL, VICTORIA SQUARE B3

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Birmingham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 25-Apr-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217694

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

VICTORIA SQUARE 1. 5104 City Centre B3 Town Hall SP 0686 NE 33/37 25.4.52 2. Won in competition in 1830 by J A Hansom and E Welch; building started 1832 and completed and enlarged by Charles Edge. Anglesey marble. Peripteral temple of the Corinthian order, 8 bays by 15, and raised on a high rusticated podium with round headed openings. In the walls of the cellar tall windows within eared surrounds and standing on a moulded string course. The interior altered 1926-7.



Listing NGR: SP0664086849

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National Grid Reference: SP 06640 86849

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