You are here: Home > Details for IoE Number: 359739  

Print Page

© Mr Brendan Oxlade LRPS

IoE Number: 359739
Photographer: Mr Brendan Oxlade LRPS
Date Photographed: 25 October 2001
Date listed: 28 June 1952
Date of last amendment: 28 June 1952
Grade II*

The Images of England website consists of images of listed buildings based on the statutory list as it was in 2001 and does not incorporate subsequent amendments to the list. For the statutory list and information on the current listed status of individual buildings please go to The National Heritage List for England.

SJ 3490 NEWILLIAM BROWN STREETL149/1356William BrownLibrary and

SJ 3490 NE WILLIAM BROWN STREET L1 49/1356 William Brown Library and 28.6.52 Museum G.V. II* Museum and Library. 1857-60. Thomas Allom, modified by John Weightman, interior and top of facade reconstructed after war damage by R. Bradbury. Stone, 1 storey with basement, 17 bays. Rusticated basement. Projecting end bays with centres recessed behind Corinthian angle pilasters. Central hexastyle Corinthian portico with 2 rows of unfluted columns. 1st floor windows have architraves and entablatures, and panelled aprons, those to end bays project and have pediments on consoles recessed panels with carved wreaths above windows which are sashed with glazing bars. Steps to portico with balustrading and 2 lion lamp standards.

Please note that the inclusion of a listed building on this website does not mean it is open to the public.