High Wycombe Guildhall

The High Wycombe Guildhall is a Guildhall located on the high street of the town of High Wycombe. It is a Grade I listed building.[1]

High Wycombe Guildhall
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LocationHigh Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CoordinatesCoordinates: 51°37′46″N 0°45′05″W / 51.62932°N 0.75142°W / 51.62932; -0.75142
Built1757
ArchitectHenry Keene
Listed Building – Grade I
Designated9 January 1954
Reference no.1332349
High Wycombe Guildhall is located in Buckinghamshire
High Wycombe Guildhall
Location of High Wycombe Guildhall in Buckinghamshire

HistoryEdit

The guildhall, which was designed by Henry Keene, was built for the Earl of Shelburne in 1757.[1] It is the scene of an annual procession associated with the induction of the new mayor.[2] The guildhall is currently available for hire seven days per week.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Historic England. "Guildhall  (Grade I) (1332349)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 January 2015.
  2. ^ "1958: High Wycombe weighs new mayor". BBC. Retrieved 26 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Venues for hire". Wycombe District Council. Retrieved 26 August 2019.

External linksEdit

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