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Latitude: 51.5167 / 51°31'0"N
Longitude: -0.2092 / 0°12'33"W
OS Eastings: 524352
OS Northings: 181269
OS Grid: TQ243812
Mapcode National: GBR BF.5YC
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.B47N
Plus Code: 9C3XGQ8R+M8
Entry Name: Public Library
Listing Date: 7 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1266507
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421387
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W11
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Colville
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: All Saints Notting Hill
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2481 SW LADBROKE GROVE W11
Public Library. 1890-91. T Phillips Figgis and H Wilson. Red brick, stone bands. Two
storeys. Steep tiled roof. Irregular composition. Four main bays to Ladbroke Grove.
Gable over left hand pair, with lower gable over porch. Right hand bay gableless.
Large square projecting buttresses to either side of porch and to left hand corner,
with sunk parapets carrying animal carvings in stone, crowned by stone-buttressed
cupolas, now simplified. Segmental-headed doorway, with stone balustrade over.
Windows mullioned and transomed. Return facade to left also buttressed to corners with
large Late Gothic traceried window, and gable over (truncated). Central lantern and
cupola, with ball finial.
Listing NGR: TQ2435281269
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