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Description: Town Hall with Shops
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 239950
OS Grid Reference: NY9898064396
OS Grid Coordinates: 398980, 564396
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9742, -2.0175
CORBRIDGE PRINCES STREET
NY 9864 (East side)
21/189 Town Hall with shops:
15.4.69 A.H.G. Millers, and
The Corbridge Larder
GV (previously listed as
Town Hall Buildings)
Town Hall with shops beneath, dated 1887, by F. Emily. Ashlar ground floor,
tower and dressings; snecked stone 1st floor; graduated Lakeland slate roof.
English Renaissance style. 2 storeys, 5 bays with central 3-stage tower.
Tower entrance has keyed arch with shields over and egg-and-dart cornice;
2nd and 3rd stages have broad central panel with scrolled bracket feet, holding
mullioned-and-transomed windows. Elaborate carved figures and ornament above
windows. Cornice below stepped gable with 2 slits, carved flagpole bracket,
date panel and ornamental finials.
Flanking parts have keyed arches at either end and shopfronts with arched
central panes, except fourth bay which is rusticated and has arched window and
doorway. 1st floor has large Ipswich oriels. Coped gables with ornamental
finials; 2 corniced ridge stacks.
Listing NGR: NY9898064396
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Source: English Heritage
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