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Latitude: 50.6549 / 50°39'17"N
Longitude: -1.1575 / 1°9'26"W
OS Eastings: 459652
OS Northings: 84251
OS Grid: SZ596842
Mapcode National: GBR 9DF.VK6
Mapcode Global: FRA 87GB.WBC
Entry Name: Town Hall
Listing Date: 14 February 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034283
English Heritage Legacy ID: 310207
Location: Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36
County: Isle of Wight
Civil Parish: Sandown
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight
Church of England Parish: Sandown Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ58SE GRAFTON STREET
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
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