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Carnegie Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Lea Bridge, London

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Latitude: 51.5707 / 51°34'14"N

Longitude: -0.0236 / 0°1'24"W

OS Eastings: 537071

OS Northings: 187613

OS Grid: TQ370876

Mapcode National: GBR K0.QQN

Mapcode Global: VHGQN.JSX7

Entry Name: Carnegie Library

Listing Date: 30 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191135

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206915

Location: Waltham Forest, London, E10

County: London

District: Waltham Forest

Electoral Ward/Division: Lea Bridge

Built-Up Area: Waltham Forest

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Leyton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Leyton, E10
2/25 (south side)

30.10.86 Carnegie Library (No 382)

- II

Library. 1905. By W Jacques. Red brick, stone dressings. Slate roof. Mannered
classical style. 2 storeys, 5 windows wide. Entrance to right, with segmental stone
canopy. Banded rustication to ground floor. Square headed windows with rusticated
architraves and mostly with Ionic columns as mullions. Central arched headed window
to first floor, breaking into roof, with rusticated voussoirs. 3 central windows
with stone aprons, inscribed "Public :Carnegie : Library". Cornice above first floor.
Small lead and timber cupola. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3707187613

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