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Oud Stadhuis

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Identification

Oud Stadhuis
Old City Hall
243166

Map

Structure in General

low-rise building
existing [completed]
brick
renaissance

Usages

office

Facts

  • In the night of December 1st and December 2nd 1809 the rightmost part of the building collapsed. The initial reconstruction deviated completely from the original.
  • Over the centuries this building suffered serious havoc, but every time the damage was fixed.
  • In 1798 in the aftermath of the French Revolution, local gangs managed to set a part of the building on fire as well as destroying much of its archives.
  • This building replaces a medieval one which was destroyed by fire in 1595.
  • It was not before 1848 that the building was reconstructed according to original plans.

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Location

1 Grote Markt
Grote Markt 1
3440
Halle
Flemish Region
Belgium

Technical Data

1608
1616

Features & Amenities

  • One of the city's famous buildings
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