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Theatre Royal

A Grade II Listed Building in Northampton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2364 / 52°14'11"N

Longitude: -0.8939 / 0°53'37"W

OS Eastings: 475632

OS Northings: 260377

OS Grid: SP756603

Mapcode National: GBR BW8.NV7

Mapcode Global: VHDS5.G19X

Entry Name: Theatre Royal

Listing Date: 22 January 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232084

Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton

Town: Northampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Northampton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: St Giles, Northampton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

Theatre Royal
SP 7560 SE 4/100
1884 by C J Phipps. Known until 1927 as the Opera House. Stucco front. Listed
mainly for interior which has original decoration to the auditorium. Applied
ornament round proscenium arch. Tall fluted columns to boxes. Scroll acanthus
leaf motif on front panels of dress circle parapet. Raised decoration on bombe
upper circle parapet. Large shallow decorated ceiling dome with pierced centre.
VCH, III, p 40.

Listing NGR: SP7563260377

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