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Town Hall, Shoreham-by-Sea

Description: Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 297294

OS Grid Reference: TQ2145105009
OS Grid Coordinates: 521451, 105009
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8319, -0.2768

Location: Town Quay, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5DA

Locality: Shoreham-by-Sea
Local Authority: Adur District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN43 5DA

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
(south side)

Town Hall

The former listing date shall be added to read: 29/9/72


TQ 2105 SW
6 and 3/71 (south side)
Town Hall

Customs House, now Town Hall. 1830 by Sidney Smirke as Customs House, converted in
1886. Incised render with band and full entablature to slate hipped roof with stack
to left. Two storeys; 3 bay symmetrical centre with one bay recessed wing to right.
Tall doubled pilasters on single pedestals flanking central bay and supporting
projecting pediment. Raised lettering reading 'Town Hall' in frieze under pediment.
Metal casement windows, triple on first floor over doors. Entrance in central bay
with doubled panelled doors and transom light; moulded entablature hood on volute
brackets, carrying sculptural group representing royal arms over.

Listing NGR: TQ2144805011

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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