OLD TOWN HALL - Carlisle - List Entry

  • Description

    "Includes: No.72 SCOTCH STREET. Includes: Nos.1-7 ST ALBANS ROW. Former town hall with shops beneath. 1668-9 (on the site of the medieval town hall), with 1717 and C19 alterations and additions. Painted stucco walls on chamfered plinth, red sandstone eaves cornice and solid parapet. 1717 extension is of red sandstone ashlar with V-jointed quoins (all dressings of calciferous sandstone) and eaves cornice; early C19 extension is of stucco (over brick) with ground-floor pilasters and rusticated ashlar. Graduated greenslate roofs, partly hipped; coped with kneelers on higher early C19 extension, with vents and bellcote on central part and clock tower cupola on 1717 extension....."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1218104
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 5 months ago
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