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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockermouth, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6632 / 54°39'47"N

Longitude: -3.3611 / 3°21'40"W

OS Eastings: 312299

OS Northings: 530638

OS Grid: NY122306

Mapcode National: GBR 4GZJ.35

Mapcode Global: WH6ZX.B1PZ

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 26 July 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71738

Location: Cockermouth, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Cockermouth

Built-Up Area: Cockermouth

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cockermouth Area Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


Town Hall

NY 1230 1/83


Circa 1840. Built as a Wesleyan Chapel, converted to Town Hall use in 1934. Stuccoed,
with low pitched roof behind parapets. 2 storeys with pilasters the full height,
crude dentilled cornice and acroteria. Entrance has 2 Greek Doric fluted columns
with moulded entablature having guttae but no triglyphs or metopes. 3 round-headed
windows, recessed, with full glazing bars. Side facades of 3 storeys.

Listing NGR: NY1229930638

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

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