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Garswood Branch Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Seneley Green, St. Helens

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Latitude: 53.4884 / 53°29'18"N

Longitude: -2.6731 / 2°40'23"W

OS Eastings: 355434

OS Northings: 399283

OS Grid: SJ554992

Mapcode National: GBR 9XS3.27

Mapcode Global: WH86Z.XL83

Plus Code: 9C5VF8QG+8Q

Entry Name: Garswood Branch Library

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Last Amended: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216393

ID on this website: 101199347

Location: Garswood, St. Helens, Merseyside, WN4

County: St. Helens

Civil Parish: Seneley Green

Built-Up Area: Ashton-in-Makerfield

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Ashton-in-Makerfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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SJ 59 NE

SCHOOL LANE (north side)
Garswood Branch Library

(Formerly listed as Catholic Infant's School, (former Senelly Green Grammar School) under Downall Green Road)

Grammar School, now part of Garswood R.C. Infants School and used as
Public Library. Founded 1588. Stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 3
bays. Weathered base. Ground floor cross windows with double-
chamfered mullions and transoms. 1st floor 2-light mullioned
windows. South facade has C20 low 3-bay projection, 2 bays with
gables. C20 entrance to east gable end has cross window above, and
plaque: "THE/GERARD/INFANTS SCHOOL/1902". West gable end has 2 brick
buttresses and stone stack. Interior has 1st floor removed and inserted

Listing NGR: SJ5543499283

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