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St Edward's Hall, Stow-on-the-Wold

Description: St Edward's Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 126424

OS Grid Reference: SP1915225803
OS Grid Coordinates: 419152, 225803
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9304, -1.7229

Location: Stow-on-the-Wold, Library (W-bound) GL54 1AF

Locality: Stow-on-the-Wold
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 1AF

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Listing Text

(central island)

St Edward's Hall
SP 1925 NW 2/109


1878. By Medland. Coursed rubble with tiled roof. L-shaped with the entrance tower
in the angle. Two storeys, with library below and assembly hall above. Mixed Gothic
and Elizabethan style. North front has 3 windows, the outer ones 2-light with stone
mullion and transom and drip mould, centre 2-storey bay with 4-light windows. Hall
gable ends with large Decorated windows. Other 2 and 3-light windows on other sides.
Roof gables with stone verges, ashlar stacks. Two storeyed entrance tower, statue
in niche over door, spire with lowered bell chamber.
Interior: Town Hall Chamber has arch-braced roof and presence gallery. Main feature
is the collection of paintings (mostly copies of C17 originals, but several original
miniatures etc) from the Captain Christie Crawford Collection. Also said to contain
a museum.

Listing NGR: SP1915225803

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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