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Museum of Local History

A Grade II Listed Building in Hastings, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8572 / 50°51'26"N

Longitude: 0.5912 / 0°35'28"E

OS Eastings: 582470

OS Northings: 109612

OS Grid: TQ824096

Mapcode National: GBR QYP.09S

Mapcode Global: FRA D64T.S5X

Entry Name: Museum of Local History

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Last Amended: 14 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293915

Location: Hastings, East Sussex, TN34

County: East Sussex

District: Hastings

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Hastings

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hastings

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Hastings St Clement and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/01/2018

TQ 8209 NW 7/28,

HIGH STREET (north-west Side),
Old Town Hall

(Previously listed as: Museum of Local History; Formerly listed as No 69 (Museum of Local History), HIGH STREET; Previously listed as Old Town Hall)




Former Town Hall. Dated 1823. Stuccoed. Two storeys. Ground-floor arcade of five round arches with keystones and impost, glazed. Above wide band at 1st-floor level. 1st floor five tall sashes with glazing bars and cills, above band end parapet ramped up at ends and rising at centre to hold rectangular panel with coat of arms of town and date. Slate hipped roof, at one end square wooden bell turret, domed, with ball finial.

All the listed buildings in the High Street up to and including No 118 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8247009612

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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