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Leyton Town Hall Leyton Town Hall (Part Of)

A Grade II Listed Building in Leyton, London

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Latitude: 51.5586 / 51°33'31"N

Longitude: -0.0077 / 0°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 538205

OS Northings: 186297

OS Grid: TQ382862

Mapcode National: GBR KW.GQG

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.T28Z

Plus Code: 9C3XHX5R+FW

Entry Name: Leyton Town Hall Leyton Town Hall (Part Of)

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206890

ID on this website: 101065587

Location: Temple Mills, Waltham Forest, London, E10

County: London

District: Waltham Forest

Electoral Ward/Division: Leyton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Waltham Forest

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Leyton St Mary with St Edward and St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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(west side)
Leyton Town Hall
1.8.86 (including blocks to Adelaide
Road & Ruckholt Road)


Town hall. Dated 1895. By John Johnson. Red brick, white stone. Slate pitched
roofs to parapet. A complex of 3 adjoining buildings fronting High Road Leyton,
Adelaide Road and Ruckholt Road. Main block with council chamber to corner of
High Road Leyton and Adelaide Road. 3 bays, 2 storeys to High Road Leyton with
lower 3 storey, 9 bay wing to left. Rich Victorian Eclectic classical manner.
Horizontal stone banding to ground floor. Central Ionic porch to taller block,
pedimented with elaborate finial over. Square-headed sashed windows to ground
floor; plate glass. Upper storey with 3 blind arcades with inset stone-lined
niches and panelled pilasters between rich frieze cornice and decorative gable
above and pinnacles to octagonal corner buttresses. Central timber and lead
flĂȘche to roof. Lower left hand wing with round-headed windows in continuous
arcade to upper storey and 3 storey bay window to left with pediment and pavilion
roof. Return to Adelaide Street with similar rich treatment carried into lower
rear block, of 2 storeys, the upper blind, and with projecting Ionic entrance.
Ruckholt Road front Baroque, 2 storeys, the upper blind, 3 main bays, the central
bay with giant rusticated niche rising to become segmental open pediment; entrance
below. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3820586297

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