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Public Library, Bank Street, Annan

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9868 / 54°59'12"N

Longitude: -3.2618 / 3°15'42"W

OS Eastings: 319357

OS Northings: 566524

OS Grid: NY193665

Mapcode National: GBR 5BNS.M5

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.VXYG

Plus Code: 9C6RXPPQ+P7

Entry Name: Public Library, Bank Street, Annan

Listing Name: Bank Street, Former Library and Public Hall

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356284

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21068

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Style of George Washington Browne. Built circa 1880.
Elizabethan renaissance. Public hall and library. 3 storeys,
3 bays with large shaped gable to street (4th square bay to
right set forward and with gated pend to market to E). Red
ashlar; large mullioned and transomed windows with leaded
panes. Door (to left) and pend both depressed-arched and
corniced, with moulded reveals. 1st floor windows with arched
lights set between supporting Ionic pilasters on corbels
supporting entablature. Attached columns flank 4-light
(arched) windows and support pediment. Slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Some uncarved detailing.

B Group with Items in Bank Street and Items 31, 32.

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