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Town Hall, Evesham

Description: Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147478

OS Grid Reference: SP0369243781
OS Grid Coordinates: 403692, 243781
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0924, -1.9475

Location: A4184, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 4RW

Locality: Evesham
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 4RW

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Listing Text

(In the Centre)
Town Hall
SP 0343 NE 1/225 7.5.52.
The original structure of circa 1586. Much altered early C19, and remodelled 1884-7
by G H Hunt. Roughcast; 2 storeys. Gabled end to north has a stone 4-light mullioned
and canted oriel at 1st storey with moulded apron and underhang; stone quoins to
all angles; a bartizan at either side. Gable encloses carved roundel with shield
of arms above inscribed date 1887 and hood mould with poppy-head finial; 2 semi-circular
headed doorways to ground storey. West elevation, with projecting gabled bay to
right, has 3 gables overall, 8 sash windows, generally with semi-circular heads.
Slate roof surmounted by clock tower. The ground storey, now largely a blocked
arcade, originally contained market stalls and also the Town Stocks, since re-erected
outside The Almonry (See Merstow Green).

Listing NGR: SP0369243781

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Source: English Heritage

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