History in Structure

51, Maltravers Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Arundel, West Sussex

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.8539 / 50°51'13"N

Longitude: -0.5581 / 0°33'29"W

OS Eastings: 501590

OS Northings: 107029

OS Grid: TQ015070

Mapcode National: GBR FJ6.HPY

Mapcode Global: FRA 96QV.2F1

Plus Code: 9C2XVC3R+GQ

Entry Name: 51, Maltravers Street

Listing Date: 26 March 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297239

Also known as: Former Public Library

ID on this website: 101027883

Location: Arundel, Arun, West Sussex, BN18

County: West Sussex

District: Arun

Civil Parish: Arundel

Built-Up Area: Arundel

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Arundel St Nicholas with Tortington

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Tagged with: Library building

Find accommodation in


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/09/2018

TQ 0107

No 51

(Formerly listed as No 51 (Public Library))


Late C18. [marked on 1735 map]. Red brick. Centre bay of north front in grey brick headers with red brick dressings. Hipped slate roof. Red brick chimneys.

Two storeys. Plain brick stringcourse. Brick modillion eaves cornice, three bays to north, of which central one breaks forward and is crowned by a modillioned pediment. All windows on this elevation are double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Doorway has Tuscan pilasters with pronounced entasis, and a dentilled pediment above a pulvinated frieze. Door with six fielded panels, and early C19 knocker, in panelled reveals.

Five ranges of double hung sash windows with glazing bars in east elevation, except for two south ranges whose windows are blocked with grey headers. Two segment-headed cellar windows with glazing bars and three cellar windows blocked with grey headers. South elevation has two ranges of double-hung sash windows on ground floor and first floor, but basement openings are modern.

Nos 45 to 63 (odd), 67 to 73 (odd) and 77 to 83 (odd) form a group with Nos 46 to 62 (even) and with pavements and railings.

Listing NGR: TQ0159007029

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.