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Haymarket Theatre, Basingstoke

Description: Haymarket Theatre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 137955

OS Grid Reference: SU6380151948
OS Grid Coordinates: 463801, 151948
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2631, -1.0870

Location: 8 Wote Street, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 7NW

Locality: Basingstoke
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG21 7NW

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Listing Text


3/56 Haymarket Theatre

- II

Formerly known as The Corn Exchange 1865, by Salter and Wyatt. A hall above
a raised base, having a symmetrical facade of 7 bays, in classical form. Eng
bay is separated by pilasters, rusticated at the basement level, supporting a
blind arcade which frames tall round-headed windows. The walling is in yellow
brickwork in Flemish bond with stone dressings. The parapet, with plain coping
stone, is raised above each pilaster, with low flanking sides and still lower
walling (with a recess) in the centre of each bay. A massive moulded entablature
along the front returns above each pilaster and is linked to the arcade by triple
keystones; the centre bay being broken by a pediment, which encloses a keystone.

Listing NGR: SU6380151936

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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