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Description: The Exchange Club
Date Listed: 10 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 165441
OS Grid Reference: TA0013207180
OS Grid Coordinates: 500132, 407180
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5517, -0.4901
5264 (North Side)
and The Exchange Club
TA 00 NW 2/4 10.10.52.
Mid C18 and later. Yellow and red brick. The 2 houses form a slightly irregular
unit joining in a symmetrical gable end projecting to the roadway with a large
stepped gable. 2 storeys and attics to 3 storeys in the centre, where there is
a 3-storeyed, 3-window bay topped by a parapet with 3 sections of balustrade.
The central windows of the bay, ground and 1st floors have moulded architrave,
pulvinated frieze and cornice on 2 consoles. 1 window on both sides of the
bay. The main wing of No 11 is 2 storeys with a parapet, band between the storeys,
5 irregularly-spaced windows to 1st floor. Rectangular brick porch in the corner.
Glazing bars gone from the windows of this wing but intact elsewhere. The return
front of the Exchange Club (East) wing of 2 storeys, 3 windows, brick bands above
both storeys, central window with semi-circular head with Gothick glazing bars.
Good central doorcase with 2 columns with bark rustication, triglyph friezes
and dentilled triangular pediment broken over the semi-circular head of the doorway.
All windows to both houses (excepting central windows of the bay, qv) are hung
sashes in wooden cases almost flush with the wall, flat arched heads with keystone
and plain cills.
Nos 8, 11, The Exchange Club, 12 and 14 form a group.
Listing NGR: TA0013207180
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Source: English Heritage
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