1898 – Third Premiated Design for Taunton Town Hall, Somerset

Architect: Henry T. Hare

0003

0003

Third premiated design in architectural competition. “We complete the series of illustrations to-day of the first, second, and third premiated designs for this building by giving a view, elevation, section, and two plans of Mr. Henry T. Hare’s design, which was accorded the third prize. The selected design, by Messrs. Samson and Cottam, appeared in the Building News this month hist. The second premiated design, by Mr. J.M. Brydon, was illustrated last Friday. With regard to Mr. Hare’s design, the drawings speak for themselves, and we have endeavoured to give each of the three designs equal illustration, so as to show them to equal advantage. The materials proposed in this case to be used were red-brick facings, with Bath stone dressings, and roofs to be covered with stone slates. The roofs to be of fireproof construction. “

Latest News

December 1, 2016: Annual Heritage Angel Awards for Northern Ireland
December 1, 2016: New UAHS book on Young & MacKenzie
November 17, 2016: Winners of the 2016 Wood Awards Ireland are announced


Email Newsletter

Signup to receive email updates of new additions to Archiseek.com