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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOWN HALL, INCLUDING WALL WITH STEPS TO STREET

List entry Number: 1057904

Location

TOWN HALL, INCLUDING WALL WITH STEPS TO STREET, MAGDALENE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityGlastonbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Jun-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265972

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

MAGDAlENE SWEET 1. 1133 (East Side) 21.6.50. Town Hall, including - wall with steps to street ST 4938 7/73 II* GV 2. 1818. 2-storey late Georgian ashlar front. Central 3-window section breaks forward under triangular pediment. Moulded cornice. Blocking course. Stringcourse. Banded rustication to ground floor with 5 round-headed openings with keystones and stringcourse at impost level. 5 windows. Sashes in plain reveals with thin glazing bars. Entrances to left and right with semi-circular traceried fanlights and double doors with 2 panels each. Low ashlar wall along front of building with coping and plinth. Paired piers to each side with steps up. The Town Hall, St Dunstan's House, Abbey Gatehouse, with Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place form a very important group

Listing NGR: ST4990038869

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National Grid Reference: ST 49915 38873

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