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Latitude: 51.6999 / 51°41'59"N
Longitude: -0.0332 / 0°1'59"W
OS Eastings: 536017
OS Northings: 201955
OS Grid: TL360019
Mapcode National: GBR KCY.BG6
Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.CJTR
Entry Name: Cheshunt Public Library
Listing Date: 8 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100575
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157373
Location: Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN8
Electoral Ward/Division: Cheshunt South and Theobalds
Built-Up Area: Cheshunt
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cheshunt
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 30SE : 5/45
1907 by J Myrtle Smith. Good example of Wren revival. 1965
projecting side wings in same style and materials. Red brick,
stone dressings. Gabled centre block has ground floor Roman
Doric loggia with 2 columns, curved interior walls and niches in
side walls. Upper floor arched, leaded window set in coved arch
and having pedestal carved with armorial plaque, fruit swags and
winged cherubs. Open pediment cornice with paired mutules.
Hexagonal cupola with ogee copper dome and wrought iron
weathervane. Mullioned and transomed ground floor casements,
repeated in 4-window extensions.
Listing NGR: TL3601701955
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