Accessibility

Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

All our staffed properties, sites and offices, including the HES Archives and Library, are currently closed, but we’re working on plans to gradually reopen. In the meantime, you can access our services online. Find out more.

Scheduled Website Maintenance 14/07/20 00:00 – 04:00GMT – There will be periods of time during this window when this website will be unavailable.

HALL

Back to search

A large building or room used for a specific function. If not domestic, use specific term, e.g. VILLAGE HALL.

Related Terms

Term Note
BILLIARD HALL A building in which billiards is played.
DRILL HALL A building or site used for the exercise and training of military personnel.
GUILDHALL Traditionally, the hall of a crafts, trade, or merchants' guild. Nowadays, often used to describe a TOWN HALL.
MEETING HALL A place where people meet for entertainment, discussion or assembly. Use more specific term where known.
SNOOKER HALL A building with facilities for playing snooker.
TOWN HALL A large building used for the transaction of the public business of a town, the holding of courts of justice, entertainments and other activities, following the Municipal Reform Act of 1833.
VILLAGE HALL A hall in a village used for meetings and other functions.

Heritagedata.org: Linked Data resource