Knutsford library

Brief description

The architect was Alfred Darbyshire, from Manchester. The building was extended in the late 20th century, with minor alternations.

Awarded Grade II listing in 1999.

It was replaced as a library in 2002 with a new library building on a different site.

Current status: Now repurposed as a nursery (2020)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant: ¬£1,500
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1904

Photo of library in 2020 :

Knutsford – former library. Photo credit: Oriel Prizeman 2020. Image shared under CC license CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0 Cardiff University AHRC Shelf Life project

Old photo of library (postcard):

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