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The Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in New Romney, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9854 / 50°59'7"N

Longitude: 0.9395 / 0°56'22"E

OS Eastings: 606408

OS Northings: 124784

OS Grid: TR064247

Mapcode National: GBR T07.4BP

Mapcode Global: FRA D6VH.XGL

Entry Name: The Town Hall

Listing Date: 28 August 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175032

Location: New Romney, Shepway, Kent, TN28

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: New Romney

Built-Up Area: New Romney

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/08/2011


TR 0624 1/31
1449
28.8.51


HIGH STREET
(South East Side)
The Town Hall.
A Naval Cannon embedded
in the wall of the Town Hall.


(Formerly listed as No 33 (The Town Hall). A Naval Cannon embedded in the wall of No 33)

GV
II


Erected in 1702 on an open arcade, refaced in the early C19 and the ground floor built in 1884. 2 storeys stuccoed. The end window bays project slightly. Parapet with, in the centre, a high ornamental panel with cartouche in it and pediment over it. Cornice above ground floor. 5 round-headed windows on the 1st floor with glazing bars intact. 2 large segmental-headed windows on the ground floor with glazing bars missing and 3 doorways, the centre one in a moulded architrave surround with a broken pediment over supported on brackets, the outer ones with pilasters, triangular pediments and semi-circular fanlights, all 3 with 6 panelled doors, partially glazed. Panelling inside. Embedded in the wall on the right hand side is a late C18 to early C19 cast iron naval cannon.

Nos 25 to 43 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: TR0640824784

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