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Town Hall, Hunstanton

Description: Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221215

OS Grid Reference: TF6736940999
OS Grid Coordinates: 567369, 340999
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9403, 0.4892

Location: 6 Greevegate, Hunstanton, Norfolk PE36 6BQ

Locality: Hunstanton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE36 6BQ

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Listing Text

New Hunstanton
Town Hall.


Former Town Hall. Dated 1896 and inscribed CJ and FW Skipper, architects.
Carstone rubble with squared dressings, tiled roofs. 2 storey tripartite
facade, single storey hall to rear. Late Victorian Jacobethan. Facade with 2
bay gabled centre, single bay slightly recessed wings. Ground floor with
central door and 2 single light casements, first floor with central 4-light
and flanking 2-light arched headed cross windows divided by thin pilasters
with console bases and entablature above. Gable with clock set in strap work
surround, stone coping and strap work finial. Outer bays with single ground
floor cross window and one first floor 3-light mullioned and transomed window.
Returned gables with stone coping and apex finial. 2 ridge stacks. South
gable with 2 storey bow window projection and 5-sided 2 storey porch with
conical roof and wooden cupola. 8 bay hall to rear with large mullioned and
transomed windows, lead and wooden cupola on ridge, and gabled porch.

Listing NGR: TF6736940999

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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