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Carshalton Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton, London

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Latitude: 51.3647 / 51°21'53"N

Longitude: -0.1622 / 0°9'43"W

OS Eastings: 528041

OS Northings: 164454

OS Grid: TQ280644

Mapcode National: GBR DD.ZRC

Mapcode Global: VHGRK.4YMP

Plus Code: 9C3X9R7Q+V4

Entry Name: Carshalton Public Library

Listing Date: 1 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206801

ID on this website: 101300429

Location: Carshalton, Sutton, London, SM5

County: London

District: Sutton

Electoral Ward/Division: Carshalton Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Sutton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Carshalton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Public library Library building Seat of local government

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(West Side)
Carshalton Public
TQ 2864 SW 23/237
Formerly Carshalton Council Offices. Opened in 1908; designed by R Frank Atkinson
and W Willis Gale. Entrance front of 2 storeys, 5 window bays. Deep hipped
slate roof. Heavy paired modillion eaves cornice. Red and blue brick front.
Band. Long and short quoins. Plinth. 2-light leaded casements with wood frames,
ground floor windows transomed. 2 semi-circular stone steps rise up to centre
doorway of stone; rusticated pilasters; large keystone; open segmental pediment;
2 stone scrolls rise above pediment to frame centre 1st floor window. South-east
elevation of 2 storeys, 3 window bays.
Northern part of Library comprises former Fire Station, also by Atkinson.

Listing NGR: TQ2804164454

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