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Old Public Library, 15 Church Street, Beaufort West

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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History: This impressive Edwardian building, with its neo-classical features, was erected by Matthew Deas, master-builder of Beaufort West. The front gable bears the date 1906.
Visual Description: A somewhat ponderous version of the eclectic style. Triangular pediment, horizontal and raking cornices, semi-circular cap on pediment, with rustication to windows and gable ventilator. Porch on Ionic columns.
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Condition: Good
Construction Date: 1906
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Catalogue: Beaufort West, No: 21.10, Significance Category:

 
 

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