Huthwaite library

Brief description

Construction started in 1912 (a stone tablet on the building records this). The architect was Ernest W Bostock, and the builders were Vallance and Blythe of Mansfield. Refurbished in 2004.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Inspire, on behalf of Nottinghamshire county council (2016)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant:
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 12 April 1913, by Alderman Robert Mellors CC

Photo of library today (2014):


Huthwaite library, © Copyright JThomas and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence


Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

Web links:

  • Article on the library’s centenary celebrations
  • Article about the library – Huthwaite online: contains lots of images of the library. A later article on the same site has post-refurbishment photos.

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