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Andrew Carnegie Public Library, Clitheroe

Description: Andrew Carnegie Public Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 182787

OS Grid Reference: SD7441641938
OS Grid Coordinates: 374416, 441938
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8730, -2.3906

Location: 7 York Street, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 2DG

Locality: Clitheroe
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 2DG

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Andrew Carnegie
Public Library
SD 7441 1/126

Architects, Briggs and Wolstenholme. Dated 1903. Mixture of Loire and Art Nouveau. 2 storeys and attics in stone with slate roof. Market Place elevation has conical roof to octagonal turret with 2 round windows flanking clock under gable. 3 windows to 1st floor, 1 of 4 lights flanked by 2 lights. 3 to tall ground floor. 2 basement windows with iron guards. Cornice between attic and 1st floors. Church Street elevation has 4 round-headed windows. 1st floor has 3 windows of 4 lights, mullion and transom, and window of 6 lights beneath goblet with niche, niches between windows. Window of 6 lights above 3-light fanlight above set-back door up 3 steps. Andrew Carnegie Public Library, Town Hall, Premises occupied by Tourist Information Office, No 4 and Church Court form a group with Nos 6 to 12 (even].

Listing NGR: SD7441641938

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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