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Latitude: 52.038 / 52°2'16"N
Longitude: 0.7302 / 0°43'48"E
OS Eastings: 587352
OS Northings: 241252
OS Grid: TL873412
Mapcode National: GBR QHJ.5F4
Mapcode Global: VHKF9.L1VH
Entry Name: Corn Exchange public Library
Listing Date: 26 October 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1037457
English Heritage Legacy ID: 276092
Location: Sudbury, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10
Civil Parish: Sudbury
Built-Up Area: Sudbury
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Sudbury St Gregory with Chilton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
1. MARKET HILL
TL 8741 3/104
An elaborate Victorian stone building, 1841 by H E Kendall with a facade
of four columns linked by a heavy entablature and each column surmounted
by a pinnacle in form of a sheaf of corn. There is balustrading between
the two outer columns. There is a large central arched doorway window
with elaborate fanlight and an arched window with elaborate headwork
between the outer columns each side. The centre front is ramped up
above the level of the balustrading each side and is surmounted by a
group of labourers, sickles and sheaves. Interior fitted out for library
purposes. History of Sudbury, Grimwood and Kay, page 87.
All the listed buildings in Market Hill (South Side) form a group.
Listing NGR: TL8735241252
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