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Latitude: 55.8722 / 55°52'19"N
Longitude: -4.2673 / 4°16'2"W
OS Eastings: 258232
OS Northings: 666661
OS Grid: NS582666
Mapcode National: GBR 0JG.1Q
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.FN5N
Plus Code: 9C7QVPCM+V3
Entry Name: Woodside District Library, 343 St George's Road, Glasgow
Listing Name: 343-7 (Odd Nos) St George's Road, Woodside Library
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377753
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33780
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Hillhead
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Library building
1902-5, J R Rhind. Classical branch library, single storey, 5 central bays, prominent entrance bay at S, lower entrance at N. Ashlar frontage.
MAIN ENTRANCE: arched doorway under full-height paired Ionic columned and segmentally pedimented doorpiece supporting a sculpture group of a woman reading to children.
LIBRARY HALL: 3 centre arched windows flanked by Ionic columns, (paired outer) rising from cill course and supporting balustraded entablature. Flanking bays each with corniced and architraved window with decorative oculus over. Square domed and finialled central cupola.
SECONDARY ENTRANCE: architraved with decorative oculus over supported by 2 putti.
INTERIOR: domed library hall in coffered ceiling with, 4 columned screens at either end.
Rhind's gandest branch library.
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