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The Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Angmering, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8293 / 50°49'45"N

Longitude: -0.4853 / 0°29'7"W

OS Eastings: 506768

OS Northings: 104403

OS Grid: TQ067044

Mapcode National: GBR GKT.XTC

Mapcode Global: FRA 96WX.0RL

Entry Name: The Public Library

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297702

Location: Angmering, Arun, West Sussex, BN16

County: West Sussex

District: Arun

Civil Parish: Angmering

Built-Up Area: Littlehampton

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Angmering Saint Margaret with Ham and Bargham

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

25/63 (east side)

GV The Public Library


Originally the Older School, founded by Sir William Older in 1682 and rebuilt by W G K
Gratwicke in 1853. Architect S S Teulon. L-shaped Gothic building. Faced with
squared knapped flints with dressings, quoins and diaper pattern of red brick. Slate
roof. Casement windows. The west wing, which was probably the Schoolmaster's houses
originally, has two storeys and two windows facing west. Gable with the date 1853 in
it and two pointed windows of two lights each. On the south front is a tower with a
hipped roof and a bell-turret over. To the east is an L-shaped wing of one storey.
Three windows facing south, and three facing west.

Listing NGR: TQ0676804403

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