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Latitude: 55.827 / 55°49'37"N
Longitude: -4.2676 / 4°16'3"W
OS Eastings: 258048
OS Northings: 661631
OS Grid: NS580616
Mapcode National: GBR 0HZ.ZX
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.FS0T
Plus Code: 9C7QRPGJ+QW
Entry Name: Langside Public Library, 2 Sinclair Drive, Glasgow
Listing Name: 2 Sinclair Drive and Battlefield Road, Langside Public Library
Listing Date: 5 December 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 374534
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32412
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Langside
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Tagged with: Public library
George Simpson, 1913. Single storey red ashlar public
library on corner site, both street elevations
symmetrical. Edwardian baroque. Sinclair Drive
(entrance) elevation has 3-bay advanced ends, pilastered
centre, pedimented doorway; 5 regular bays to
Battlefield Road; continuous entablature, deep parapet
enclosing piended slate roofs; decorative axial
ventilator. Modern internal alterations have rendered it
open-plan; rear wing also modern.
Enclosed by low wall with intermittent piers, panel set
at angled street corner.
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