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Magistrates Court, Burton

Description: Magistrates Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 272993

OS Grid Reference: SK2497923427
OS Grid Coordinates: 424979, 323427
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8078, -1.6309

Location: 146 Horninglow Street, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire WS11 1AT

Locality: Burton
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS11 1AT

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Listing Text

1. (North Side)
Magistrates Court
SK 2423 SE 4/93


1909-10. Architect, Henry Beck. English Baroque style. Ashlar. 2-storeyed
centre-piece having large semi-circular headed window with festooned and voluted
keyblock, and flanked by engaged Ionic columns and with an elaborate cartouche
at either side with the Arms of the former County Borough; egg-and-dart frieze;
modillion eaves cornice and elaborately carved parapet, the whole surmounted
by leaded drum and cupola. A lower wing set back at either side each with
3 windows in Gibbs-type surrounds and with balustraded parapet. Single-storeyed
wings to right and left each have a doorway in elaborately moulded surround
surmounted by a cartouche and with multi-panelled divided door.

Listing NGR: SK2497923427

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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