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Market Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Dulverton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0401 / 51°2'24"N

Longitude: -3.5505 / 3°33'1"W

OS Eastings: 291392

OS Northings: 127894

OS Grid: SS913278

Mapcode National: GBR LF.GND0

Mapcode Global: FRA 36GC.DMM

Entry Name: Market Hall

Listing Date: 4 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429345

Location: Dulverton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Dulverton

Built-Up Area: Dulverton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


SS9127 DULVERTON CP FORE STREET (South side)

15/74 Market Hall
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- II

Market house, now hall over shops. 1866, converted with addition of porch in 1930 by Sir A E Richardson. Coursed rubble
local stone, rubble voussoirs, slate roof, overhanging eaves with sprockets. Two storeys, 3:1:3 bays, first floor
12-pane sash windows with central entrance approached by a perron stair, straight not curved, wrought iron handrails,
overthrow with lamp to each flight, seal-circular headed central void, wrought iron part glazed porch, flat roofed with
slightly convex front, forming a pseudo-Doric porch with wrought iron columns and simulated tryglyph freize, ground
floor left end bay semi-circular headed doorway, double 4-panel door, rectangular light above, arch headed windows
right with radiating glazing bars, 3 x 5 pane in outer bays, 1 x 3 inner, central 3 x 4 pane glazed double doors,
entrance end bay right semi-circular headed, fanlight and double 4-panel door with arch head opening like ticket
office. The ground floor was probably an open loggia originally. A very elegant porch and stairway. (Pevsner, Buildings
of England, South and West Somerset, 1958).


Listing NGR: SS9139227894

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