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Latitude: 51.5843 / 51°35'3"N
Longitude: -0.021 / 0°1'15"W
OS Eastings: 537208
OS Northings: 189127
OS Grid: TQ372891
Mapcode National: GBR JZ.Z84
Mapcode Global: VHGQN.LF8T
Entry Name: Walthamstow Central Library
Listing Date: 8 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191047
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206897
Location: Waltham Forest, London, E17
District: Waltham Forest
Electoral Ward/Division: High Street
Built-Up Area: Waltham Forest
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Walthamstow St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TQ 3789 HIGH STREET
Walthamstow Central Library
Library. 1907-9. By J W Dunford. Red brick, ashlar dressings. Tiled hipped
roof; 2 storeys, 4 bays, centre pair slightly set forward flanked by Ionic order
of columns and segmental open pediment above; inset round headed windows. Outer
windows to upper storey square-headed with round windows above. Decorative archi-
traves and prominent keystones to windows. Sashes to ground floor. Timber
mullions and transoms with leaded lights to first floor. Rusticated ashlar ground
floor with entrance to right of centre; round-headed, richly moulded and carved.
Panelled door. Doric ogeed cupola of timber and copper to roof.
Listing NGR: TQ3720889127
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