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Market Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton in Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2776 / 54°16'39"N

Longitude: -3.2116 / 3°12'41"W

OS Eastings: 321209

OS Northings: 487556

OS Grid: SD212875

Mapcode National: GBR 6L0Z.HC

Mapcode Global: WH71Q.MRW3

Entry Name: Market Hall

Listing Date: 5 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75831

Location: Broughton West, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA20

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Broughton West

Built-Up Area: Broughton in Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Broughton-in-Furness St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 2187
23/60 Market Hall

Market Hall. c1760. For Gilpin Sawrey. Roughcast stone with ashlar
dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Ground floor has round-arched
arcade on square piers with plain capital blocks, the arches with keys and
hoodboards, now with infill of entrances and small-paned glazing. lst floor
has paired round-headed windows with keys and sashes with glazing bars,
Central clock face in square architrave dated 1766; lantern on bracket to end.
Bell turret to ridge is square with round arches, pyramidal roof, ball finial
and weather vane with hunting figures. Guilt as part of planned town square,
an unusual feature in a Cumbrian village.

Listing NGR: SD2120987556

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

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