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Latitude: 52.3303 / 52°19'49"N
Longitude: -0.1843 / 0°11'3"W
OS Eastings: 523824
OS Northings: 271797
OS Grid: TL238717
Mapcode National: GBR J2P.VLN
Mapcode Global: VHGLW.RPFG
Entry Name: Town Hall
Listing Date: 10 January 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1128584
English Heritage Legacy ID: 53642
Location: Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE29
Civil Parish: Huntingdon
Built-Up Area: Huntingdon
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Huntingdon All Saints with St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Ely
Huntingdon MARKET HILL
5140 Town Hall
TL 2371 2/22 10.1.51.
1745, incorporating earlier fittings and added to and altered in 1817. 3 storeys,
red brick, surmounted by cupola and with portico on ground floor, with paired Tuscan
columns. 2:3:2 bays, the centre set forward with pediment over, this an alteration
of 1817. Sash windows with glazing bars, except ground floor, French casements
over porch. Arched on top floor in centre. East and west fronts have Venetian
windows and a Tuscan loggia on the ground floor, these were added in 1817 for the
meat-market, that on the west now blocked in. The Assembly Room has good pictures
and chandeliers. Late C17 staircase with turned balusters and moulded strings.
Hipped slate roofs, clock in pediment. (RCHM 11).
Listing NGR: TL2382471797
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