Description: Community Centre (Town Hall)
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 145139
OS Grid Reference: SU5881832677
OS Grid Coordinates: 458818, 132677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0904, -1.1615
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SU 5832 NEW ALRESFORD WEST STREET
13/103 Community Centre
Civic hall. Mid C19. Brick, stucco features, and a slate roof. A building
of classical form, with a symmetrical front (north), prominent in the local
setting, of 2 storeys, 3 windows. Yellow brick walling, stucco dressings;
plinth, cambered arches to the ground-floor wide openings (containing fan-
lights above double 1 ½-glazed doors), 1st floor moulded band, moulded cill
band to 1st floor windows, which have round heads and sashes, moulding above
the frieze, and a modillion cornice, which also follows a steep pediment,
enclosing a small circular opening. To the east side is a single-storeyed
entrance, with a recessed plain arch within an arch having a keystone and
impost mouldings; above the arch is a parapet containing swag ormamentation,
and a coping. Arched windows occur in the upper part of the east side, over-
looking the entrance corridor, which ends as a square 2-storeyed block
(prominent when seen from the churchyard), with coupled arched windows to
the upper floor, eaves cornice, and low-pitched pyramid roof.
Listing NGR: SU5882032674
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Source: English Heritage
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