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Carshalton Public Library, Sutton

Description: Carshalton Public Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 206801

OS Grid Reference: TQ2804164454
OS Grid Coordinates: 528041, 164454
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3647, -0.1622

Location: 13 The Square, Sutton, Greater London SM5 3BN

Locality: Sutton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM5 3BN

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Carshalton Public
TQ 2864 SW 23/237
Formerly Carshalton Council Offices. Opened in 1908; designed by R Frank Atkinson
and W Willis Gale. Entrance front of 2 storeys, 5 window bays. Deep hipped
slate roof. Heavy paired modillion eaves cornice. Red and blue brick front.
Band. Long and short quoins. Plinth. 2-light leaded casements with wood frames,
ground floor windows transomed. 2 semi-circular stone steps rise up to centre
doorway of stone; rusticated pilasters; large keystone; open segmental pediment;
2 stone scrolls rise above pediment to frame centre 1st floor window. South-east
elevation of 2 storeys, 3 window bays.
Northern part of Library comprises former Fire Station, also by Atkinson.

Listing NGR: TQ2804164454

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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