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Latitude: 55.5894 / 55°35'21"N
Longitude: -3.5507 / 3°33'2"W
OS Eastings: 302360
OS Northings: 633948
OS Grid: NT023339
Mapcode National: GBR 33NT.26
Mapcode Global: WH5T1.FSD0
Plus Code: 9C7RHCQX+PP
Entry Name: Culter Library And Reading Room, Coulter
Listing Name: Coulter Village Culter Library and Attached Cottage
Listing Date: 2 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 331975
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1408
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Lanarkshire
Electoral Ward: Clydesdale East
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Dated 1888. Single storey village library with small
caretaker's cottage attached, latter enlarged to rear in
20th century. L-plan. Main (south east) elevation: built
of whin rubble with contrasting ashlar dressings (flanks
rendered); library to left in advanced and finialed gable,
latter with tall pointed panel with roll-moulded doorway
& inscription over; flanking lancets: good decorative
cast-iron porch in re-entrant angle and door to cottage;
single window right. End stacks; slate roof with cast-iron
Set behind low wall with iron railings, outer piers with
Library instituted 1838.
Foundation stone laid 4th August 1888.
Original collection now dispersed.
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