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Latitude: 55.8816 / 55°52'53"N
Longitude: -4.2314 / 4°13'53"W
OS Eastings: 260512
OS Northings: 667635
OS Grid: NS605676
Mapcode National: GBR 0RC.9B
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.ZF6F
Entry Name: 179 Ayr Street Springburn Library and Museum
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377406
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33610
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Springburn/Robroyston
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
William B Whitie, 1904 (dated). Built as a public library. Single storey, occupying corner site, symmetrical 9-bay main entrance elevation to E (Ayr Street). Stone-cleaned red ashlar.
Edwardian baroque with key-stoned architraves, base and wide pilaster strips all channelled, round-arched doorway set within recessed aedicular frame, pediment with cartouche and inscription and integrated with main mutule cornice; piended (slate) roof enclosed by roof parapet.
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