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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: CHELSEA PUBLIC LIBRARY NOW PART OF CHELSEA COLLEGE

List entry Number: 1266312

Location

CHELSEA PUBLIC LIBRARY NOW PART OF CHELSEA COLLEGE, MANRESA ROAD SW3

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityKensington and ChelseaLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Apr-1969

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 421952

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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

TQ 2778 SW MANRESA ROAD SW3 56/1 15.4.69 Chelsea Public Library now part of Chelsea College

II*

College annexe, formerly public library. 1890. J M Brydon, architect. Three storeys. Five windows with 2 sashes. Recessed wings of one window wide. Red brick and stone. Round headed windows to ground floor, with rusticated surrounds. First floor windows with round headed stone relieving arches containing square headed openings in brick with prominent keystones. Stone bracketed and dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped, pantiled roof. Tall chimney to each side. Stone Ionic semi-circular porch.

Listing NGR: TQ2704378042

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National Grid Reference: TQ 27043 78042

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