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Woolwich Old Town Hall, Greenwich

Description: Woolwich Old Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200247

OS Grid Reference: TQ4341478872
OS Grid Coordinates: 543414, 178872
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4906, 0.0643

Location: Polytechnic Street, Eltham, Greater London SE18 4BG

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE18 4BG

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Woolwich Old Town Hall
TQ 4378 20/198


1842. Calderwood Street front. 2 storeys (The upper one taller) 3 windows.
Stucco. 2 flat pilasters support entablature and pediment over 2 left bays.
Right bay has entablature with cornice and blocking course only. Pilasters rest
on rusticated ground floor with quoins. On 1st floor large sash windows, with
delicate glazing bars, in moulded architraves with bracketed cornices over.
Ground floor windows segmental arched sashes with glazing bars, (one replaced).
Double door at right under bracketed cornice. Inscription "Town Hall" in frieze.
Date "1842" below frieze.
Polytechnic Street return 2 storeys, 4 windows. Multicoloured stock brick with
rusticated stucco ground floor. Wide, stucco pilasters define narrower outer
bays and support frieze with wreaths, cornice and blocking course. Windows as
on other front. Double door in 2nd bay; single door in 4th.

Listing NGR: TQ4341478872

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Source: English Heritage

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