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Town Hall with Shops

A Grade II Listed Building in Corbridge, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9742 / 54°58'27"N

Longitude: -2.0175 / 2°1'2"W

OS Eastings: 398980

OS Northings: 564396

OS Grid: NY989643

Mapcode National: GBR GBCX.0P

Mapcode Global: WHB2D.Z7GK

Entry Name: Town Hall with Shops

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Last Amended: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239950

Location: Corbridge, Northumberland, NE45

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Corbridge

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

CORBRIDGE PRINCES STREET
NY 9864 (East side)

21/189 Town Hall with shops:
M. Merrimans,
15.4.69 A.H.G. Millers, and
The Corbridge Larder
GV (previously listed as
Town Hall Buildings)

II

Town Hall with shops beneath, dated 1887, by F. Emily. Ashlar ground floor,
tower and dressings; snecked stone 1st floor; graduated Lakeland slate roof.
English Renaissance style. 2 storeys, 5 bays with central 3-stage tower.
Tower entrance has keyed arch with shields over and egg-and-dart cornice;
2nd and 3rd stages have broad central panel with scrolled bracket feet, holding
mullioned-and-transomed windows. Elaborate carved figures and ornament above
windows. Cornice below stepped gable with 2 slits, carved flagpole bracket,
date panel and ornamental finials.

Flanking parts have keyed arches at either end and shopfronts with arched
central panes, except fourth bay which is rusticated and has arched window and
doorway. 1st floor has large Ipswich oriels. Coped gables with ornamental
finials; 2 corniced ridge stacks.


Listing NGR: NY9898064396

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