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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

List entry Number: 1086996

Location

TOWN HALL, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityCongleton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 13-Aug-1969

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55875

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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

1. 5144 HIGH STREET (North Side) SJ 8562 1/60 13.8.69 Tovn Hall SJ 8662 3/60

II* GV

2. 1864-6. Architect, E.W. Goodwin. Built of stone in Gothic style. 2 main storeys plus dormers in slated roof. Arcaded ground storey. Moulded arches and colonnettes to 1st storey windows. Central tower with battlements and pyramidal roof in two stages separated by clock. 3 statues to front with carved supports and hoods. Interior has exposed stone walls. Principal rooms altered.

No 5. Town Hall and Nos 7 to 11 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: SJ8600662889

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National Grid Reference: SJ 86006 62889

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