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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Torrington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.952 / 50°57'7"N

Longitude: -4.143 / 4°8'34"W

OS Eastings: 249569

OS Northings: 119138

OS Grid: SS495191

Mapcode National: GBR KM.N88F

Mapcode Global: FRA 266L.HRJ

Plus Code: 9C2QXV24+QQ

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90472

Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Great Torrington

Built-Up Area: Great Torrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description

1.
1735 HIGH STREET
(East Side)
Town Hall
SS 4919 1/31 19.3.51.

II GV

2.
1861. Classical style. Rusticated stone lower storey, red brick with
stone dressings above. 3-window pedimented centre projection is carried
over pavement on round arches cartouche with date in tympanum. Sash windows
with stone architraves and cill brackets, and with pediments or cornices.
Stone ogee bracket main cornice. Front part of ground floor is also open
supported on stone piers and arches. Iron ties brace long span wood beams.
Interior has interesting portraits and Council Chamber has panelling from
the old Plough Inn.

All the listed buildings in High Street form a group.


Listing NGR: SS4956919138

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