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Union Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.547 / 54°32'49"N

Longitude: -3.5866 / 3°35'11"W

OS Eastings: 297466

OS Northings: 518018

OS Grid: NX974180

Mapcode National: GBR 3HDV.9T

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.WZ82

Entry Name: Union Hall

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76056

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Whitehaven

Built-Up Area: Whitehaven

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Whitehaven St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

Union Hall
NX 9718 SW 6/181

Elaborate Victorian building partly used for civic offices. 3 storeys.
Stuccoed, with rusticated quoins, heavy cornice on brackets, the end
pediment/gables ornamented with shields and festoons, and crowned by
panelled chimney stacks. 7 bays wide, irregular design, sash windows in
moulded architraves with keystones, some with cornices. A Tuscan columned
doorway with round arch and broken pediment. A larger doorway also with
round arch and freestanding Composite columns on attached pedestals, supporting
a frieze and cornice. Return side is No 7 Lowther Street.

Forms a group with Nos 7 to 17 (consec) Lowther Street.

Listing NGR: NX9746618018

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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