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County Branch Library, Stradbroke

Description: County Branch Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 280241

OS Grid Reference: TM2312774023
OS Grid Coordinates: 623127, 274023
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3189, 1.2724

Locality: Stradbroke
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5HH

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW

8/121 County Branch Library
7.9.81 (formerly listed as The
Old Court House)


Former corn hall, now converted into a branch library. 1854. Red brick with
white brick facade and pilaster strips. Slated roof with overhanging boarded
eaves, the front gable treated as a pediment with a moulded cornice. 3-bay
gable facade, divided by brick pilasters with moulded caps; clasping pilasters
at the angles. Inset sash windows with glazing bars, flat brick arches.
Central double-recessed arched doorway, now bricked up and with a small mid
C20 window. 4-bay sides divided by pilaster strips, the 3rd bay on the right
altered to form a mid C20 entrance. 2 white brick stacks.

Listing NGR: TM2312774023

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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