(obsolete) A building in which a market takes place.
Market-house Sentence Examples
By the market house is a statue of Sir Humphry Davy, who was born here in 1778.
Among the public buildings are a handsome city-hall, a city market-house, a charity hospital and a high school.
The principal buildings are the parish church of St Thomas (restored 1874), the church of St David (r866), a Roman Catholic church, and Baptist, Calvinistic, Methodist, Congregational and Wesleyan chapels; the intermediate and technical schools (1895), Davies's endowed (elementary) school (1789), the Gwyn Hall (1888), the town hall, with corn exchange in the basement storey, and the market-house.
There is a market house of the 16th century.
Besides the parish church of St Mary Magdalene, a fine and massive Perpendicular building with an ancient pulpit of carved stone, there are a guildhall and market house.