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Andrew Carnegie Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Clitheroe, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.873 / 53°52'22"N

Longitude: -2.3906 / 2°23'26"W

OS Eastings: 374416

OS Northings: 441938

OS Grid: SD744419

Mapcode National: GBR CRRN.7C

Mapcode Global: WH96B.7XW7

Entry Name: Andrew Carnegie Public Library

Listing Date: 30 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182787

Location: Clitheroe, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Clitheroe

Built-Up Area: Clitheroe

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Clitheroe St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Andrew Carnegie
Public Library
SD 7441 1/126

Architects, Briggs and Wolstenholme. Dated 1903. Mixture of Loire and Art Nouveau. 2 storeys and attics in stone with slate roof. Market Place elevation has conical roof to octagonal turret with 2 round windows flanking clock under gable. 3 windows to 1st floor, 1 of 4 lights flanked by 2 lights. 3 to tall ground floor. 2 basement windows with iron guards. Cornice between attic and 1st floors. Church Street elevation has 4 round-headed windows. 1st floor has 3 windows of 4 lights, mullion and transom, and window of 6 lights beneath goblet with niche, niches between windows. Window of 6 lights above 3-light fanlight above set-back door up 3 steps. Andrew Carnegie Public Library, Town Hall, Premises occupied by Tourist Information Office, No 4 and Church Court form a group with Nos 6 to 12 (even].

Listing NGR: SD7441641938

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