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Cambridge City Branch Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1993 / 52°11'57"N

Longitude: 0.14 / 0°8'24"E

OS Eastings: 546351

OS Northings: 257827

OS Grid: TL463578

Mapcode National: GBR L7J.072

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.CZWF

Entry Name: Cambridge City Branch Library

Listing Date: 2 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47622

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Petersfield

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

Cambridge City
Branch Library
TL 45 NE 21/579
Dated 1897. Red brick. Single storey. Divided into 8 bays by paired
and single Corinthian pilasters. 8 4-light windows with brick mullions
and transoms; drip-moulds over, with swag panels above them. Central panelled
round-headed door with date in gable above. Consoles and lions bearing
arms on either side. Double pitch slate roof with skylight between. The
west end facing Mill Road has a Baroque church type facade. 2 windows
with pilasters, pediment above supported by consoles. In the pediment
the words 'Free Library'.

Listing NGR: TL4635157827

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