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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Egremont, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4836 / 54°29'0"N

Longitude: -3.5285 / 3°31'42"W

OS Eastings: 301070

OS Northings: 510878

OS Grid: NY010108

Mapcode National: GBR 3JSL.WJ

Mapcode Global: WH5ZG.RKYP

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76131

Location: Egremont, Copeland, Cumbria, CA22

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Egremont

Built-Up Area: Egremont

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Egremont

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 01 SW (INSET) EGREMONT MAIN STREET (West
side) Egremont

9/35
Town Hall

G.V.
II

Town Hall; 1889-90 (Pevsner). Snecked rubble with quoins on chamfered plinth;
string between floors. Graduated slate roofs with stone copings, kneelers, and
finials to gables; corniced stone chimney to north end. Symmetrical 2-storey
elevation with 5-stage tower; 2:1:2 bays. Ground-floor to central tower has
panelled door and fanlight in 4-centred door-surround with cast-iron lamp
bracket above. Tower has segment-headed openings; clock to top stage.
Pyramidal roof has gablets to each side and weathervane to top. Sashes to bays
on either side of tower have triangular-headed surrounds to ground floor and
segment-headed surrounds to 1st floor; louvre above in gable. 3 sashes to each
floor on south return, all in segment-headed surrounds.


Listing NGR: NY0107010878

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