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Memorial Hall at Bishops Stortford College, Bishop's Stortford

Description: Memorial Hall at Bishops Stortford College

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 January 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 160948

OS Grid Reference: TL4810621382
OS Grid Coordinates: 548106, 221382
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8714, 0.1499

Location: Maze Green Road, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 2PJ

Locality: Bishop's Stortford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM23 2PJ

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Memorial Hall at
Bishops Stortford
TL 4821 SW:2/56 28.1.71


1922, by Clough Williams Ellis. Single-storeyed, detached building in modified,
classical style. Yellow brick with Portland stone dressings, and steeply pitched,
pantiled roof with central, copper-covered cupola. Order of brick pilasters with
stone bases and entablature crowned by pair or urns to long south side. Four tall,
square-headed windows flanked by trios of round-arched openings with circular windows
above. East front has paired, stone pilasters framing 2-columned Doric portico, in
antis, with 3-light windows . Elaborated upper part with central, circular
window flanked by pairs of urns and consoles. Other end simpler. Open vestibule
flanked by small compartments, one with stair to gallery over. Shaped stage-organ
compartment projecting from centre of north side.

Listing NGR: TL4810621382

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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