History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

And Church Officer's Cottage, Hall, St John's Renfield Church, 16-22 Beaconsfield Road, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.8861 / 55°53'9"N

Longitude: -4.3062 / 4°18'22"W

OS Eastings: 255853

OS Northings: 668283

OS Grid: NS558682

Mapcode National: GBR 089.5R

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.TBM0

Plus Code: 9C7QVMPV+CG

Entry Name: And Church Officer's Cottage, Hall, St John's Renfield Church, 16-22 Beaconsfield Road, Glasgow

Listing Name: 16-22 (Even Nos) Beaconsfield Road, St John's Renfield Church, Church of Scotland, Halls and Church Officer's House

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374219

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32301

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Tagged with: Church building

Find accommodation in


James Taylor Thomson, 1929-31. Modern Gothic symmetrical
cruciform church; snecked rubble with polished margins.
5-bay aisles with single storey entrance porches to N
and S with steps to simple pointed arch moulded doorways,
double-leaf oak doors. 5 tall paired traceried clerestory
windows with opaque leaded panes. Buttresses between
windows. Transept windows cusp traceried with hood mould
and square label stop.
3-light traceried W and E windows with flanking buttresses.
Chancel with deep parapet and modernist detail at angles,
blank niche to S wall.
Tall central fleche, plain parapet, slate roof.
INTERIOR: polished sandstone with roll-moulded vestibule
door giving access to nave, separated from narrow aisles
by depressed arch arcade, single leaded lights by Gordon
Webster, 1967-70. 3-light E window by Douglas Strachan.
Ribbed ceiling with groined crossing. Organ loft in S
transept. Good hanging brass lamps and fixed wall-light
fittings. Carved oak communion table, reredos and choir
stalls. Extensive halls to NE and church officer's cottage
to N roughcast exterior.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such, formerly UP church.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.