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Library Buildings, High Street, Errol

A Category C Listed Building in Errol, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.3916 / 56°23'29"N

Longitude: -3.2149 / 3°12'53"W

OS Eastings: 325097

OS Northings: 722814

OS Grid: NO250228

Mapcode National: GBR 27.19P7

Mapcode Global: WH6QG.LLBY

Plus Code: 9C8R9QRP+M3

Entry Name: Library Buildings, High Street, Errol

Listing Name: Errol Village, High Street, Library Buildings

Listing Date: 21 September 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395577

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48169

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Errol

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Carse of Gowrie

Parish: Errol

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Earlier 20th century. 2-storey, 5-bay, rectangular-plan former library converted to 4 flatted dwellings, with half-timbered gablehead in irregular terrace to E. Polychrome brick with raised ashlar margins to ground N. Part 1st floor cill course. Tabbed and shouldered doorpiece; round-headed windows with bracketted cills. Stone mullions.

SE (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Slightly advanced gable to centre bay with 2-leaf panelled timber door, shaped plate glass fanlight and flanking narrow lights with moulded roundels over, 1st floor cill course giving way to 2 windows and jettied half-timbered gablehead with decorative cast-iron finial. Flanking bays identical, each with round-headed bipartite at ground giving way to blind roundel and single window to 1st floor.

SW ELEVATION: gabled elevation with small window to outer left at each floor.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: asymmetrical elevation with 3 small windows to ground and forestair from right leading to 2 modern doors at 1st floor with further small window to outer left.

4-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows to N (except 3 bays to left at 1st floor), modern glazing elsewhere. Grey slates. Coped polychrome brick stacks with full-complement of cans, some polygonal and deeply overhanging eaves with plain bargeboarding; cast-iron downpipes with decorative rainwater hoppers.

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