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Market Hall, South Cave

Description: Market Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 164798

OS Grid Reference: SE9234731262
OS Grid Coordinates: 492347, 431262
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7695, -0.6004

Location: A1034, South Cave, East Riding of Yorkshire HU15 2AS

Locality: South Cave
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU15 2AS

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Listing Text

SE 93 SW
(east side)
2/44 Market Hall
Market hall, now town hall. 1796 on datestone, with bell tower of 1897.
Yellow brick, stone dressings, slate roofs. 2 storeys, 3 bays: centre bay
breaks forward slightly under low pediment. Ground floor: 3 steps to
loggia. Wide round-headed arch on stone imposts flanked by narrower,
similar, arches, all closed by wooden grilles with trellised centre rails.
First-floor band. To centre bay an oval cartouche with the words 'Erected
in the year 1796' beneath a tripartite sash with glazing bars, flanked to
right and to left by sashes with glazing bars, all under flat brick arches
and connected by a sill band. Dentilled eaves and raked cornices, (of
bricks on their edges); to the centre of the pediment is another oval
cartouche decorated with a floral motif. Hipped roof. Bell tower: 4 sided
with a clock face on three sides and a painted inscription on the,fourth:
above that is an open octagonal belfry with round-headed openings and impost
band. Dentilled cornice, baroque dome with ball finial and weather-vane.
Interior: first-floor meeting room with dado rail and deeply coved ceiling.

Listing NGR: SE9234731262

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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