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The Village Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hilton, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8274 / 50°49'38"N

Longitude: -2.3352 / 2°20'6"W

OS Eastings: 376484

OS Northings: 103150

OS Grid: ST764031

Mapcode National: GBR 0Y9.4D9

Mapcode Global: FRA 660X.61D

Entry Name: The Village Hall

Listing Date: 10 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103438

Location: Hilton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Hilton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Hilton and Ansty

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

HILTON
ST70SE ANSTY LANE (West side)

2/25 The Village Hall

GV II

Former malthouse of Messrs Hall's brewery, now used as village hall. Built
1777 by Charles Hall, reputedly with material from Higher Melcombe, Melcombe
Horsey. (RCHM). Converted to village hall c1948. Walls of flint and stone
banding, with chamfered plinth. Slate roof with coped gables. Single-storey.
In 2 sections. Left section has 5 C20 casement windows with lead lights in
stone surrounds with projecting keystones. In right section - centre section
of roof raised. Gabled porch approached by stone steps. Round-arched doorway
in stone surround; panelled door with fanlight. Left of porch one window as in
left section. Right of porch 2 similar windows and one altered to form doorway.
Rear wing has stone walls, raised in brick, and slate roof. Signs of demolished
building at right end. Left gable wall has, at high level, circular window in
stone surround. Below this two 2-light stone mullioned windows with lead lights.
RCHM. Monument 2. (Dorset. Vol.III)


Listing NGR: ST7648403150

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