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Description: Town Hall
Date Listed: 18 February 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 194939
OS Grid Reference: TF3284487444
OS Grid Coordinates: 532844, 387444
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3672, -0.0049
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TF 38 NW 1/164
1854. Architect, Pearson Bellamy. Elaborate building of 3 storeys in stone
and brick. Ground floor is rusticated, with plinth. Central doorway with paired
Ionic half-columns, entablature with fleur-de-lys motif. Round-arched inner
doorway with female mask and date. Cornice over doorway supports balustraded
balcony. 7 windows, all with balustraded balconies on consoles, except for the
centre one which is over the doorway, stone architraves Joined by strings, Similar
windows on upper floor, but with semi-circular pediments, moulded keystones to
arched heads, all of 4 lights. Large cornice and balustraded balcony with 6
urns, Upper floors of brick with carved rusticated quoins. At heads of 1st
floor windows, foliated circles joined by band. Side elevation is irregular.
Some vermiculated rustication and 3 bay windows. Figure of Justice on 1st floor.
Nos 33 to 39 (odd), Louth Centenary Methodist Church & Town Hall together with
Nos 2 & 4 Nichol Hill form a group.
Listing NGR: TF3284487444
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Source: English Heritage
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