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Library at the Cedars School

A Grade II* Listed Building in Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9156 / 51°54'56"N

Longitude: -0.6661 / 0°39'58"W

OS Eastings: 491840

OS Northings: 224962

OS Grid: SP918249

Mapcode National: GBR F33.SHZ

Mapcode Global: VHFR9.D3QT

Entry Name: Library at the Cedars School

Listing Date: 27 May 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35602

Location: Leighton-Linslade, Central Bedfordshire, LU7

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Leighton-Linslade

Built-Up Area: Leighton Buzzard

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Leighton Buzzard

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Library at
The Cedars School
SP 9124 NE 3/240 27.5.54.


Former Music Room of the Prebendal House. Early C18 square plan building of
careful design. Local bond in vitreous headers with red brick dressings, hipped
Welsh slated roof. Single storey with tetrastyle Roman Doric pedimented stone
portico. 2 sash windows to each front with glazing bars under cutter flat
arches with fluted keystones. Chamfered ashlar quoins, moulded cornice. Parapet
to south elevation.
Interior: coved vaulted ceiling with modillion cornice, square centre enriched
with scroll and foliage patterns in panels. Carved chimneypiece.

Listing NGR: SP9184024962

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