History in Structure

Visiting for the first time since the site upgrade? Read what's new!

Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Cleator Moor, Cumbria

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5211 / 54°31'16"N

Longitude: -3.5159 / 3°30'57"W

OS Eastings: 301977

OS Northings: 515037

OS Grid: NY019150

Mapcode National: GBR 3JW5.M2

Mapcode Global: WH5Z8.YMYD

Entry Name: Library

Location: Cleator Moor, Copeland, Cumbria, CA25

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Parish: Cleator Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Listing Date: 6 December 1973

Last Amended: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76109

Source ID: 1086699

Listing Text

NY 01 NW CLEATOR MOOR MARKET PLACE (North
end) Cleator Moor

5/14 Library
6.12.73 (Formerly listed
as Public Library)

G.V. II


Library, 1906. Coursed, squared rubble on chamfered plinth; rough-dressed
except for architraves and carved details. Sill band to windows; pilasters
terminate in eaves band. Hipped, graduated slate roof with corniced stone end
chimneys and moulded cast-iron gutters. Front, facing High Street, symmetrical;
single tall storey, 5 bays. Central panelled door and semi-circular fanlight in
architrave with mullioned window above. Doorcase has polished granite columns
carrying pediment; LIBRARY carved in sans-serif on frieze. 2 tall 2-light
mullioned and transomed windows in architraves to either side; panels below
sills.


Listing NGR: NY0197715037

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.