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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9536 / 51°57'12"N

Longitude: -1.9641 / 1°57'50"W

OS Eastings: 402563

OS Northings: 228345

OS Grid: SP025283

Mapcode National: GBR 3N1.G86

Mapcode Global: VHB1K.X506

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 31 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134045

Location: Winchcombe, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Winchcombe

Built-Up Area: Winchcombe

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 02 28 WINCHCOMBE HIGH STREET
(north west side)
4/143
Town Hall
-
- II

Town Hall. Dated 1853 and 1871. Hard red brick with limestone dressings,
stone slate roof. Built in two stages, the earlier is gable to street over
an open ground floor, the later section set back, and with main facade
to North Street: entrance in internal corner. Gabled unit has large 1:4:1
transomed casement oriel with diamond leading, carried on heavy moulded
stone corbel, set over 3-bay open arcade with iron railings and gates to
square chamfered piers, with heavy square abacus carrying continuous frieze;
projecting clock on brackets, 1897. Set back wing similar design with 1:2:1
oriel and single light over pointed doorways with brick voussoirs; to right
on external corbelled stack. A building characteristic of Victorian civil
pride, and very vital to hold this corner at the town's centre.


Listing NGR: SP0256228350

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