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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.3222 / 53°19'19"N

Longitude: -0.9432 / 0°56'35"W

OS Eastings: 470491

OS Northings: 381104

OS Grid: SK704811

Mapcode National: GBR PZV0.LT

Mapcode Global: WHFG8.HR2J

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 5 November 1976

Last Amended: 12 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240947

Location: Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, DN22

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Bassetlaw

Town: Bassetlaw

Electoral Ward/Division: East Retford West

Built-Up Area: Retford

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Retford Team

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/02/2013

SK 7081 SW 1/134

THE SQUARE (South Side)
Town Hall

(Formerly listed under MARKET SQUARE)


Dated 1867, opened 1868 architects Bellamy and Hardy of Lincoln. 2 storeys in
ashlar with fish-scale covered roof with 1 circular dormer in wood ornamental
frame with finial. Wood clock tower with pediments to 4 faces, octagonal bell-cote,
weathervane. Side roofs of French chateau style with iron frieze. Balustraded
parapet with carved finials. Side wings break forward. Modillion eaves cornice.
1st floor has 1-3-1 windows, round arches, the outer windows with foliated keystones
and marble corner pilasters. Curved balconies to 3 centre windows. Ground floor
has 3 segmental-headed windows and 2 entrances, 1 to yard, with paired columns.

Town Hall, 4 lamp standards and the Broad Stone form a group.

Listing NGR: SK7049181104

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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