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The Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0422 / 51°2'31"N

Longitude: -3.3125 / 3°18'45"W

OS Eastings: 308077

OS Northings: 127797

OS Grid: ST080277

Mapcode National: GBR LR.GNLY

Mapcode Global: FRA 36YC.H8V

Entry Name: The Town Hall

Listing Date: 26 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270163

Location: Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/89 The Town Hall



Town Hall, now shops. 1841-2, and mid C20 shopfronts. Architect Richard Carver.
Brick with Welsh slate roofs. Central block 2-storeys and 3-bays, extending back
the depth of the site, with steeply pitched gable roof. Deep wooden eaves form a
pediment at the gable end, tympanum contains a clock, with a brick and wood
bell-cote with bell above. Round headed sash windows with glazing bars and a
string course which is continued around the windows as a hood mould. This
fenestration and string course returned on side fronts. Flanking single storey
wings with hipped roofs behind brick parapets containing C20 shopfronts, except
for extreme left 3:1 bays where original arcades of now painted brick have been
filled with plate glass.

Listing NGR: ST0807727797

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