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56 Cleveden Drive "Westmount", Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8844 / 55°53'3"N

Longitude: -4.3059 / 4°18'21"W

OS Eastings: 255862

OS Northings: 668101

OS Grid: NS558681

Mapcode National: GBR 08B.6B

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.TCQ8

Entry Name: 56 Cleveden Drive "Westmount", Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 10 July 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374239

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32310

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

John Gordon, architect; circa 1887. Symmetrical villa; 2
storeys, attic and basements. Polished ashlar with
vermiculated rusticated quoins to ground floor; Corinthian
pilasters clasping 1st floor angles.
N facade with taller centre bay rising to attic storey.
Full-height 4-light canted windows, flank bipartites; all
architraved, mullioned and transomed. Plate glass sashes.
Continuous moulded band course over basement, ground and at 1st
floor cills and lintels. Bracketted eaves, slate roofs, box
dormers; some roof brattishing.
Polished ashlar flanks with transomed sashes. To W, steps
to single storey pilastered porch with dentil cornice and
deep plain parapet. Architraved double-leaf outer door;
vestibule door with glazed and leaded panels. Tripartite W
window with figurative leaded glass. Rear elevation with
rock-faced basement, detailed as N elevation except that bay
windows flank tripartites.
INTERIOR: generally much altered, some plaster cornices remain,
good gilded timber-lined ceiling to drawing room. Good stained
glass to porch and cupola to attic billiard room.

Statement of Interest

Part of Cleveden Crescent B group.

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