PUBLIC LIBRARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358025
Date first listed:
15-Apr-1982
Statutory Address:
PUBLIC LIBRARY, HIGH STREET SOUTH E6

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
PUBLIC LIBRARY, HIGH STREET SOUTH E6

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Newham (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 42663 83495

Details

TQ 48 SW HIGH STREET SOUTH 4/16 (East side) EAST HAM E6

15.4.82 Public Library

GV II

Carnegie Public Library, opened March 1908. A H Campbell. Forms extension to East Ham Town Hall (to left). Red brick with yellow terracotta dressings. Jacobean motifs. Two-storeyed. Rising to balustraded parapet and green slated garret storey. Front has central open pedimented rusticated Ionic columned porch with Ionic columns and gabled oriel above with 2 bays of mullioned and transomed windows at each side. Cupolaed. Battered tower at south end with octagonal buttresses and cupola and octagonal lantern. Egg and dart cornice. Cill bandcourses. Thin chamfered buttresses.

Listing NGR: TQ4266383495

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
204946
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/06216/20
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