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1055 Great Western Road, Nurses Home, Gartnavel Royal Hospital

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8826 / 55°52'57"N

Longitude: -4.3199 / 4°19'11"W

OS Eastings: 254981

OS Northings: 667927

OS Grid: NS549679

Mapcode National: GBR 05B.DZ

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.MD3P

Entry Name: 1055 Great Western Road, Nurses Home, Gartnavel Royal Hospital

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374267

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32319

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Norman Dick of Burnet, Son and Dick, 1935. Symmetrical H-plan

block of 4 storeys; brick built, unusual arrangement of

stretchers and headers to give band courses; concrete band

course over ground.

N ELEVATION: 9-bay with 3-storey boldly advanced terminal

pavilions; inner 7-bay advanced at ground floor. Steps to

semi-circular plan flat-roofed porch; tiled reveals, deeply

recessed glazed double-leaf doors. Door flanked by windows

with curved panes. To each end, tall stair windows with cement architraves and block pediment, modern plate glass. Otherwise

metal framed windows in pairs with swivel-opening lying panes.

Raised concrete corridor to E pavilion on stilts; good

cast-iron gate. S elevation detailed as above.

E AND W ELEVATIONS: 7-bay with advanced taller centre bay, at

ground with doorway.

Symmetrical interior with common rooms to ground, bedrooms

above.

Statement of Interest

Part of Gartnavel Royal B group.

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