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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: TOWNHALL

List entry Number: 1306544

Location

TOWNHALL, 1, ST MARY'S HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityStamford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-May-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 193717

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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. 1671 ST MARY'S HILL (East Side) No 1 (Town Hall) TF 0306 1/238 TF 0307 1/238 22.5.54. II* GV 2. 1777. Architect, Lovell. Stands on terrace with 9 stone steps with iron handrail, 3 storeys in ashlar, Rusticated ground floor and chamfered rusticated quoins. 6 windows on top storey flanking central cartouche with town arms. First floor as 2-3-2 windows. Centre section breaks forward, with rusticated quoins. Upper windows have-ornamental architraves with keystones, glazing bars. Panelled parapet and moulded cornice with frieze, similar to that of the window architraves, Ground floor has 6 windows in round-headed architraves with keystone. Band between ground and first floors. Central (modern) double doors under ornamental semi-circular fanlight and another doorway with 6-Panel door has been made out of a window space. For return frontage see ST MARY'S PLACE. Return elevation. 3 storeys, 7 windows, similar build to main front, and also containing cartouche in centre of top floor. 3rd floor windows have replaced glazing bars. Round-arched rusticated doorway with double doors of 4 panels, 2 panels above and semi-circular glazed fanlight.

Nos 1 to 3(consec) form a group Also th return elevation form a group with No 1 to 4 (consec) and the Church of St Mary St Mary's Place.

Listing NGR: TF0305407017

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National Grid Reference: TF 03054 07017

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