A Comprehensive Reference Library

The Museum has a comprehensive reference library relating to vernacular architecture, building conservation and rural crafts and skills – it is one of the leading archives in the country on these subjects.

Accessing the Library

The whole library catalogue is summarised on a special website – – and the search facility on this website can be used to find both article and book titles.

The library is usually open on Monday mornings (and often on other days as well) or by appointment. Contact or call 01243 811363 for details.

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