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Stadhuis en Belfort

Groote Markt 1
Sluis Netherlands

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1390
  Finished1393
Building Uses
 - city hall
 - monument
Structural Types
 - lowrise
Architectural Style
 - neo-gothic
Materials
 - glass
 - stone
 - limestone
 - brick

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Description
• This building has the only belfry, with carillon of 48 bells, in the Netherlands.

• During the 15th century the city hall was enlarged.

• Destroyed by fire in 1393, the city hall was rebuilt in 1396.

• In 1944, the city hall was completely razed by Allied bombings and artillery fire and was severely damaged by French artillery fire in 1794.

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