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Carnegie Library, Waltham Forest

Description: Carnegie Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 206915

OS Grid Reference: TQ3707187613
OS Grid Coordinates: 537071, 187613
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5707, -0.0236

Location: Lea Bridge Road, Walthamstow, Greater London E10 7QL

Locality: Waltham Forest
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E10 7QL

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Listing Text

Leyton, E10
2/25 (south side)

30.10.86 Carnegie Library (No 382)

- II

Library. 1905. By W Jacques. Red brick, stone dressings. Slate roof. Mannered
classical style. 2 storeys, 5 windows wide. Entrance to right, with segmental stone
canopy. Banded rustication to ground floor. Square headed windows with rusticated
architraves and mostly with Ionic columns as mullions. Central arched headed window
to first floor, breaking into roof, with rusticated voussoirs. 3 central windows
with stone aprons, inscribed "Public :Carnegie : Library". Cornice above first floor.
Small lead and timber cupola. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3707187613

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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