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Chelsea Public Library Now Part of Chelsea College

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stanley, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.4871 / 51°29'13"N

Longitude: -0.1716 / 0°10'17"W

OS Eastings: 527043

OS Northings: 178042

OS Grid: TQ270780

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.N3

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.ZW4D

Plus Code: 9C3XFRPH+R9

Entry Name: Chelsea Public Library Now Part of Chelsea College

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266312

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421952

Location: Stanley, Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Stanley

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke and Christ Church Chelsea

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

15.4.69 Chelsea Public Library now
part of Chelsea College


College annexe, formerly public library. 1890. J M Brydon, architect. Three storeys.
Five windows with 2 sashes. Recessed wings of one window wide. Red brick and stone.
Round headed windows to ground floor, with rusticated surrounds. First floor windows
with round headed stone relieving arches containing square headed openings in brick
with prominent keystones. Stone bracketed and dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped,
pantiled roof. Tall chimney to each side. Stone Ionic semi-circular porch.

Listing NGR: TQ2704378042

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

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