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Town Hall, Fordingbridge

Description: Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 143986

OS Grid Reference: SU1470714142
OS Grid Coordinates: 414707, 114142
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9265, -1.7921

Location: High Street, Fordingbridge, Hampshire SP6 1AS

Locality: Fordingbridge
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP6 1AS

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Listing Text

SU 1414 (south side)

15/33 Town Hall


Town hall. Tablet of 1877. Brick, stone dressings, tile roof. 2 storey and
attic, 3 bay and lower range to rear. Front has in centre pointed shouldered
arch with double 6-panel doors. Each side double sash recessed in pointed
opening, overruns moulded 1st floor band arched above it. On 1st floor in
centre on moulded brick machicolations is balcony with cast-iron railings
having pointed openwork. Behind half-glazed double doors, with date stone in
head of lintel. Each side double sash with sill band running right across.
Over centre bay pointed recess above window, string over. Above kneelered gable
with round window and geometric brick patterns in glazed brick. Above this on
main ridge, short clock tower, tilehung lower part clock on each face and
bell-cast roof. Each end kneelered gable wall and stack.

Listing NGR: SU1471414138

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Source: English Heritage

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