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Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Ilford, London

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Latitude: 51.5531 / 51°33'11"N

Longitude: 0.0538 / 0°3'13"E

OS Eastings: 542485

OS Northings: 185801

OS Grid: TQ424858

Mapcode National: GBR ND.S81

Mapcode Global: VHHNB.W797

Entry Name: Public Library

Listing Date: 6 November 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204956

Location: Newham, London, E12

County: London

District: Newham

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Ilford

Built-Up Area: Newham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Manor Park (Little Ilford) St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

2/14 (North side)

6.11.74 Public Library

- II

Carnegie Library, 1904, Campbell. Exuberant red brick building with terracotta
dressings. Two storeys, five windows wide. Windows segmental, with rusticated
architraves and mullions and transoms. Central bay set forward with rusticated
Ionic columns to ground floor and Flemish gable to parapet with convex balcony.
Entrance to left, with balustraded entrance canopy upon rusticated Ionic columns.
Bay window to ground floor right. Four bay return to Rabbits Road, with Flemish
gable and oriel. Balustrade to parapet. Much finely moulded terracotta ornament
including masks to keystones and names of literary figures to frieze. Interior
not seen.

Listing NGR: TQ4164385323

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