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Lynedoch Place/Park Circus Place; Park Church Tower

A Category B Listed Building in Hillhead, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8685 / 55°52'6"N

Longitude: -4.2769 / 4°16'36"W

OS Eastings: 257622

OS Northings: 666274

OS Grid: NS576662

Mapcode National: GBR 0GJ.31

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.8RNG

Entry Name: Lynedoch Place/Park Circus Place; Park Church Tower

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 373823

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32223

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Hillhead

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

J T Rochead; 1858. Park church demolished, tower
remains as important landmark especially in conjunction
with Trinity College towers. Painted ashlar, square
gothic tower in 4 stages with angle buttresses rising to
tall pinnacles at angles. Portal at E under triangular
gable. Pointed arch doorpiece with dogtooth/ball flower
moulding and nook shafts. Lower wall surface plain with
small lancet windows. 3rd stage with hood moulded
lancets. Corbel course to 4th stage with 2 gablet 2-
light windows. Roof line of tower with angle and
intermediate pinnacles linked by pinnacle parapet.

Statement of Interest

Part of Woodlands Hill A group.

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