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THE PUBLIC LIBRARY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE PUBLIC LIBRARY

List entry Number: 1034221

Location

THE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 88-90, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Marlborough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 310362

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 1868 2/195

High Street (North Side) Numbers 88 to 90 (consec) (The Public Library)

GV II Mid Cl9. Stock brick. Pitched concrete tile roofs. 1 storey and attics. 2-gabled front, with smaller gable between, and set slightly back. 2 principal gables coped, with ornamental finials, and taken on kneelers. 1 mullioned window each, with square heads and hood moulds. Attics have 1 coulus each, whose outlines are formed by the intersection of a trilobe with a triangle, themselves set within "spherical triangles" under hoodmoulds with label stops carved as medieval heads. Central bay has doorway with 4-centred arch and modern door, 2 stringcourses, single light with hoodmould, blind oculus consisting of quadrilobe set within square, and shaped gable above.

Nos 65 to 85 (consec), The Sun Public House and Nos 88 to 90 (consec) form a group, together with the Church of St Peter and St Paul, and with Nos 42 to 64 (consec) on the South Side.

Listing NGR: SU1859368866

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National Grid Reference: SU 18601 68882

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