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County Branch Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Stradbroke, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3189 / 52°19'8"N

Longitude: 1.2724 / 1°16'20"E

OS Eastings: 623127

OS Northings: 274023

OS Grid: TM231740

Mapcode National: GBR VL2.QHD

Mapcode Global: VHL9J.0ZK5

Entry Name: County Branch Library

Listing Date: 7 September 1981

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280241

Location: Stradbroke, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Stradbroke

Built-Up Area: Stradbroke

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stradbroke All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW

County Branch Library

(Formerly listed under QUEEN'S STREET.

Previously listed as The Old Court House)



Former corn hall, now converted into a branch library. 1854. Red brick with
white brick facade and pilaster strips. Slated roof with overhanging boarded
eaves, the front gable treated as a pediment with a moulded cornice. 3-bay
gable facade, divided by brick pilasters with moulded caps; clasping pilasters
at the angles. Inset sash windows with glazing bars, flat brick arches.
Central double-recessed arched doorway, now bricked up and with a small mid
C20 window. 4-bay sides divided by pilaster strips, the 3rd bay on the right
altered to form a mid C20 entrance. 2 white brick stacks.

Listing NGR: TM2312774023

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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