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Palace Cinema, Aldershot

Description: Palace Cinema

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 137894

OS Grid Reference: SU8652750665
OS Grid Coordinates: 486527, 150665
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2486, -0.7616

Locality: Aldershot
Local Authority: Rushmoor Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: GU11 1PB

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Listing Text

(west side)
Palace Cinema
SU 8650 5/66 9.7.79
1912. An early picture palace with later minor alterations. Street facade
of 2 storeys, separated by a later canopy; upper part in stucco, of 5 bays,
with balustered parapet, central segmental feature having a circular light,
cornice, frieze, rusticated pilasters, lst floor band, coupled openings
separated by a thin pilaster. Ground floor is a solid wall with irregular
cambered openings. Main feature is the interior, containing foyer,
projecting kiosk (masked by later woodwork), a staircase, elliptical barrel-
vaulted ceiling in auditorium, bow-fronted balcony with moulded front panels
on 2 cast-iron colonettes, plaster proscenium decoration.

Listing NGR: SU8608751108

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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