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1-28 (Inclusive Nos) Woodside Place and 138, 140 Elderslie Street

A Category A Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.867 / 55°52'1"N

Longitude: -4.2738 / 4°16'25"W

OS Eastings: 257807

OS Northings: 666096

OS Grid: NS578660

Mapcode National: GBR 0GJ.QL

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.BS2N

Entry Name: 1-28 (Inclusive Nos) Woodside Place and 138, 140 Elderslie Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374104

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32270

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

George Smith, architect, 1838. Long symmetrical terrace with classical details; 2 storeys and attics over basement. Painted ashlar, channelled at ground; some stonecleaned. Paired Greek Doric porches to shallow advanced 3-storey centre and terminal pavilions. Steps oversailing basement to doors with pilastered reveals and fanlight; mostly with consoled cornices. Architraved windows to upper floors, corniced at 1st floor; consoled cornices at pavilions. Sash windows, plate-glass glazing. Continuous band course at ground and at 1st floor cills; eaves course; cornice. Partial roof balustrade with die pedestals; blocking course at pavilions. Axial stacks; octagonal flues set below ridge, plain above, slate roofs. Spearhead cast-iron railings to basement area; modern railings at either end.

5-bay flanks to Elderslie Street and Woodside Crescent similarly detailed. Nos 1 and 2 interiors modern and flank to No 1 (Woodside Crescent) rebuilt at least at ground floor; curved single-storey addition to rear; modern, pilastered. Former coach-house to rear of No

28; pedimented gable to Elderslie Street, public house in basement.

Statement of Interest

Part of Woodlands Hill A Group. No 17 has small wall plaque commemorating residence here of Joseph Lister, surgeon.

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