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Town Hall, Sandown

Description: Town Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 310207

OS Grid Reference: SZ5965284251
OS Grid Coordinates: 459652, 84251
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6549, -1.1575

Location: 11 Grafton Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight PO36 9FR

Locality: Sandown
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO36 9FR

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Listing Text

1352-0/4/171 Town Hall

Town Hall. Dated 1869 in Neo-Classical style. Current rendered
with slate roof. Asymmetrical, 2 storeys 7 windows. The
right-hand 3 bays, which are of higher elevation, have a
pediment with Prince of Wales feathers and the motto "Town
Hall 1869". 6 engaged fluted giant columns, the end ones
coupled. 3 windows with 6 panes, the centre with triangular
pediment, the end ones curved. The ground floor has a
pedimented doorcase with console brackets and double panelled
doors. Tented canopy with wooden fretwork and 4 cast iron
console brackets. Central bay has ramped parapet and dentil
cornice. 2 closely spaced spaced sashes above pedimented door
with semi-circular fanlight and keystone. Double doors.
Left-hand 3 bays have open pediment with oculus and 4 coupled
fluted giant pilasters. 2 segmental-headed windows to 1st
floor and 2 round-headed windows to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SZ5965284251

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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