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Morgan Library, Wem Urban

Description: Morgan Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 259902

OS Grid Reference: SJ5148528971
OS Grid Coordinates: 351485, 328971
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8560, -2.7219

Location: Aston Street, Wem, Shropshire SY4 5AU

Locality: Wem Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5AU

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Listing Text

5358 (south side)

Morgan Library
SJ 5128 NW 3/83


Circa 1900 library in Arts and Crafts style. Red brick with stone dressings.
Tiled roof with stone coping to gable ends. Small single storey building.
Asymmetrically gabled left and right. Left hand large canted stone bay window.
Central porch with stone arch with relief carving depicting boys reading and
inscription above. Brick chimney stacks with stone caps.
Interior: has crown-part roof and inglenook fireplace.

Listing NGR: SJ5148528971

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Source: English Heritage

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