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Old Town Hall, Darlington

Description: Old Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110657

OS Grid Reference: NZ2888514432
OS Grid Coordinates: 428885, 514432
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5244, -1.5552

Location: 4 W Row, Darlington DL1 5PT

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 5PT

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Listing Text

Old Town Hall
NZ 2814 SE 8/406


1863-4 by Alfred Waterhouse. Adjacent to Market Building, South end. Two storeys
and attic, 5 windows. Pale yellowish brick with stone dressings and diagonal brick
eaves cornices. Very high pitched slated roof with end chimneys and tall, spiky
dormers. Mullioned and transomed windows. Pointed arched central entrance below
canted bay projection with tall, half-octagonal hipped roof and a cast iron ornamental
balcony on heavy stone brackets, similar to tower. Whole ground floor projects
slightly under a pent roof. Single-storey east extension in same style.

Listing NGR: NZ2888514432

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Source: English Heritage

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