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Description: The Guildhall
Date Listed: 14 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 144587
OS Grid Reference: SU4841729339
OS Grid Coordinates: 448417, 129339
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0614, -1.3105
1833 HIGH STREET
SU 4829 SW 6/86A
The original portion 187l-5. Architects Jeffery and Skiller. Gothic
biiilding of "Middle Pointed" style with tall central tower and angle pavilions
with French pavilion roofs, slated. Yellow sandstone with red stone dressings.
Symmetrical frontage of 2.3. central bay with porch and tower 3.2. bays.
The porch is of three bays with granite columns. Three storeys, paired
wwindows. Archway on right. Much carved decoration. The whole cleaned
and restored 1971. At west end lower extension built in flints of 2 storeys
wwith pointed windows. This was added in 1892-3, Architect J B Colson.
Listing NGR: SU4848629368
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Source: English Heritage
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