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Latitude: 55.8377 / 55°50'15"N
Longitude: -4.2617 / 4°15'42"W
OS Eastings: 258461
OS Northings: 662815
OS Grid: NS584628
Mapcode National: GBR 0KW.52
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.HJVK
Plus Code: 9C7QRPQQ+38
Entry Name: Govanhill Library, 170 Langside Road, Govanhill, Glasgow
Listing Name: 170 Langside Road, Calder Street Govanhill Library
Listing Date: 23 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377570
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33695
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Southside Central
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
James R Rhind, 1902-6. Library. Edwardian baroque. Single storey, on corner site, round-arched openings in deep recesses with - mainly paired - Ionic columns; door (with modern wheelchair ramp) at N end of Langside Road front with dome over with green copper/bronze winged figure; pedimented outer bays to symmetrical Calder Street front; polished ashlar with base and entablature, sculptured figures over balustrade near angles; concealed roof. Modern interior.
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