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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in March, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5493 / 52°32'57"N

Longitude: 0.0887 / 0°5'19"E

OS Eastings: 541722

OS Northings: 296653

OS Grid: TL417966

Mapcode National: GBR L35.57G

Mapcode Global: VHHHJ.H681

Plus Code: 9F42G3XQ+PF

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 22 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401708

Location: March, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE15

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland

Civil Parish: March

Built-Up Area: March

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: March St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description


TL 4196 MARCH MARKET PLACE
(North Side)

23/34 Town Hall

II


Town Hall. 1900 by W. T. Unwin. Red brick with stone dressings and steeply
pitched slate roof. Two storeys surmounted by clock tower and spire.
Fenestration of hung sashes with adjoining raised surrounds and ogee heads.
Moulded band between storeys. Five stage elaborate clock tower and spire
with porch to ground stage. Roundheaded arch to double doorway flanked by
paired tapering pilasters with stepped cornice and date stone above. Clock
tower is enriched by stone detail and has a steep roof of copper surmounted
by a bell turret and a figure of Britannia.

Pevsner: Buildings of England p.438
[March Library Photographic Collection]


Listing NGR: TL4172296653

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