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Description: Sessions House
Date Listed: 20 November 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 197354
OS Grid Reference: TF2458022602
OS Grid Coordinates: 524580, 322602
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7866, -0.1541
(South West Side)
TF 2421 1/115
1843, by Charles Kirk. Massive stone structure in the form of a castle. 2 crenellated
side towers and recessed centre of 2 storeys, of 3 bays divided by buttresses,
centre heraldic beast finials. 3 windows between butresses with 'Perpendicular'
tracery. Central 4-centred doorway. Royal Arms to centre of crenellated parapet.
Side towers of 3 storeys, with oriels to 1st floor, 4-centre doorways, carved
spandrels. Clock to left tower. Side elevation in pale brick. See also Police
Sessions House and Police Station form a group with Nos 32 and 33 The Crescent
(Nos 32 and 33 The Crescent are local interest buildings.)
Listing NGR: TF2458022602
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Source: English Heritage
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