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Latitude: 54.4879 / 54°29'16"N
Longitude: -0.6121 / 0°36'43"W
OS Eastings: 490004
OS Northings: 511168
OS Grid: NZ900111
Mapcode National: GBR SJ5J.8Z
Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.KGQC
Entry Name: Old Town Hall
Listing Date: 23 February 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1261706
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436829
Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Whitby
Built-Up Area: Whitby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary
Church of England Diocese: York
1811 MARKET PLACE
Old Town Hall
NZ 9011 2/157 23.2.54.
1788. Jonathan Pickernell of Whitby, architect; built at the expense of
Nathaniel Cholmley. 2 storeys, ashlar with open ground floor on pillars.
North front with square rusticated angle piers and 2 Doric columns and attached
half columns. Venetian windows and quoins to first floor. Oval plaque
with date below window; pediment with shield of arms of Cholmley. Slate
roof. South front similar but without plaque and with round window in tympanum.
Sides with 3 double-hung sash windows. Rectangular clock turret with gilded
figures and hands on all sides, cornice. Octagonal arcaded louvred domed
bell-cote with gold ball and fish vane.
All the listed buildings in Market Place and Clothing Factory, Sandgate
form a group.
Listing NGR: NZ9000411168
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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