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Facility

We will be launching the 2022 programme in mid-August

  • view from the High Street
  • view from the High Street
  • detail - Passmore Edwards
  • top of building  detail
  • future location of the screen
  • the main library - empty
  • the top floor
  • the librarians room
  • the entrance to the library/cinema

The Old Library -ActOne Cinema - Acton High Street

Maurice Adams FRIBA

place
Act One Cinema (The Old Library), 119-121 High Street, W3 6NA
info_outline
Refreshments, Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Acton Town
train
Nearest train: Acton Central
directions_bus
Bus routes: 207, E3, 440, 266, 70
The red-brick property has an ornate façade facing Acton High Street. It consists of two storeys with part third storey and is one of the historic civic buildings known as the Redbrick Quarter because of their distinctive appearance.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 10.15am to 11am
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 11.15am to 12pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 12.15pm to 1pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 1.15pm to 2pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 2.15pm to 3pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 3.15pm to 4pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Sunday 5th September
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 10.15am to 11am
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 11.15am to 12pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 12.15pm to 1pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 1.15pm to 2pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 2.15pm to 3pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.
Tour of former Acton Library - conversion to cinema and arts space
schedule Time: 3.15pm to 4pm
group Capacity: 10
Tour of building including stairs to upper floor. No lift available.

Design

Original design
Maurice Adams FRIBA, 1900
Type
Community/cultural, Cinema, Gallery, Library
Period
Contemporary, Victorian, Inter-war