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Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Midhurst, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9867 / 50°59'12"N

Longitude: -0.7377 / 0°44'15"W

OS Eastings: 488697

OS Northings: 121566

OS Grid: SU886215

Mapcode National: GBR DF3.0B7

Mapcode Global: FRA 96BH.QG3

Entry Name: Public Library

Listing Date: 18 June 1959

Last Amended: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234672

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410673

Location: Midhurst, Chichester, West Sussex, GU29

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Midhurst

Built-Up Area: Midhurst

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Midhurst St Mary Magdalene and St Denis

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

SU 8821 (north east side)

21/28 Public Library (formerly
listed as County Library)

Formerly four cottages, though actually one building. C17 or earlier timber-
framed building with some timbering exposed with painted brick infilling but
most of the ground floor refaced with brick and stone, now painted, and most
of the first floor tile-hung. Part of the first floor oversails with a bellcast
above it. In the centre the timbers of this are exposed but at the north end
they have been boxed in. Tiled roof. Casement windows. Outside brick stairs
towards south end. Two storeys and attic. Six windows. Two dormers.

Listing NGR: SU8869721566

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

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