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The Parish Library

A Grade II* Listed Building in Castlefields, Halton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3319 / 53°19'54"N

Longitude: -2.6955 / 2°41'43"W

OS Eastings: 353776

OS Northings: 381887

OS Grid: SJ537818

Mapcode National: GBR 9YMX.6B

Mapcode Global: WH87R.KJM2

Entry Name: The Parish Library

Listing Date: 20 October 1952

Last Amended: 31 October 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55977

Location: Halton, WA7

County: Halton

Electoral Ward/Division: Castlefields

Built-Up Area: Runcorn

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Halton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 58 SW HALTON CASTLE ROAD
(West Side)

5/24 The Parish Library
(formerly listed as
Chesshyre Library)

20.10.52 II*

Library now Committee Room for the new linked Church Hall.
1730 for Sir John Chesshyre, stone with slate roof 1 storey
2 bays. Entrance door with 4 fielded panels in stone doorcase
with Ionic columns and triangular pediment with raised segmental
apex. Arched windows with glazing bars. Cornice and solid
parapet, stone gables and chimney. Interior of no interest
following alterations and repairs in 1975.


Listing NGR: SJ5377681887

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