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Name:CORN EXCHANGE, St Paul's Square
HER No.:4114
Type of Record:Listed Building


19th century building in Bedford Conservation Area. Formerly used as market, also site of Glenn Miller's last performance

Grid Reference:TL 049 497
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Full Description

"Stone of three bays with very big segment-arched first-floor windows and an attic with four very big chimneys like pinnacles. Lower one-bay entrance wings." Pevsner, p52

C19 Central block of hall, ground floor & semi-basement flanked by lower wings with projecting proches. Central entrance. Four space pinnacles to front roof. Ornate.

Protected Status: None recorded

Monument Type(s):

  • BUILDING (Victorian - 1874 AD to 1899 AD)
  • MARKET (Victorian to Early 20th Century - 1874 AD to 1925 AD)
  • WAR MEMORIAL (Late 20th Century to Unknown - 1976 AD)

Associated Finds: None recorded

Associated Events: None recorded