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The Old Market Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3106 / 52°18'38"N

Longitude: -2.5955 / 2°35'43"W

OS Eastings: 359498

OS Northings: 268222

OS Grid: SO594682

Mapcode National: GBR BQ.WKQW

Mapcode Global: VH84K.Y6Q0

Plus Code: 9C4V8C63+6R

Entry Name: The Old Market Hall

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150805

Location: Tenbury, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR15

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Tenbury

Built-Up Area: Tenbury Wells

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Tenbury Wells

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Description


TENBURY CP MARKET SQUARE (centre)
SO 5868 - 5968
8/114
The Old Market Hall

GV II

Former market hall. Early to mid-C19. Brick with blue brick dressings
and plain tiled conical roof with overhanging eaves on shaped brackets
and raised ridge, louvred copper section with terracotta ridge tiles (and
formerly with end finials). Oval plan. Single storey with chamfered plinth.
Gothick style. Upper half of walls occupied by continuous row of 4-light
traceried windows with square heads and projecting blue brick sill courses.
There is an entrance at the south-west and north-east ends; both have cusped
ogee-arched heads which are inserted into the lower part of the window. The
south-west entrance has a set of double doors whilst the north-east entrance
has a pair of gates. Interior: the floor is laid with blue brick herringbone
paving and there are two semi-circular benches (an outer and an inner one) on
cast iron supports either side of the central through-passage. (BoE, p 279).


Listing NGR: SO5949868222

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