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Forester's Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Liskeard, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4549 / 50°27'17"N

Longitude: -4.4642 / 4°27'51"W

OS Eastings: 225172

OS Northings: 64575

OS Grid: SX251645

Mapcode National: GBR NF.NR53

Mapcode Global: FRA 17JV.JN7

Entry Name: Forester's Hall

Listing Date: 22 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382229

Location: Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Liskeard

Built-Up Area: Liskeard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Liskeard

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


LISKEARD

SX2564 PIKE STREET
979-1/5/147 (South side)
22/07/81 No.3
Forester's Hall

GV II

Hall. 1896. For East Cornwall Savings Bank. Rubble masonry
with polychrome granite and freestone dressings; steep
sprocketed dry Delabole slate roof with 2 tiers of eaves
brackets. Deep plan. Venetian Gothic style. 2 storeys; 1:3:1
window range of lancets with impost string and sill string
over loggia of 3 pointed ordered arches on chamfered columns
on tall plinth to ground floor with central doorway breaching
plinth and dividing band inscribed: 'Forester's Hall 1896'.
Row of 4 trefoil-headed lancets within loggia flanked by
pointed-arched doorways with original planked doors. INTERIOR
not inspected. One of 2 vigorously designed Ruskin-derived
compositions in Liskeard, the other being the Masonic Hall
(qv) in The Parade.


Listing NGR: SX2517264575

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