Description: Carnegie Library
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
TQ 38 NE LEA BRIDGE ROAD
2/25 (south side)
30.10.86 Carnegie Library (No 382)
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
Source: English Heritage
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