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1097 Great Western Road, 5 Whittingehame Gardens

A Category C Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8864 / 55°53'11"N

Longitude: -4.3161 / 4°18'58"W

OS Eastings: 255233

OS Northings: 668342

OS Grid: NS552683

Mapcode National: GBR 069.4M

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.N9XR

Entry Name: 1097 Great Western Road, 5 Whittingehame Gardens

Listing Date: 22 December 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374275

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32326

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Fryers & Penman, circa 1903. 2-storey Edwardian villa in Scottish revival style incorporating Scots Baronial and 17th century Renaissance details. Bull-faced red sandstone with ashlar dressings. Cill courses; string course; ashlar mullioned windows with stop chamfered arrises; cartouche decoration to 1st floor window aprons on N elevation; crowstepped dormerheads to windows breaking eaves.

N ELEVATION: recessed bay to centre with doorway off-centre left, 2-leaf modern glazed doors, screened by full-width loggia/porch with tripartite, basket-arched arcade, rope-moulded surround to arches; entrance to centre bay, ashlar balustrade on stone base between arches of flanking bays, balustraded parapet with raised panel to centre with lion rampant. Dormerheaded window off-centre at 1st floor. Full-height semi-octagonal bay canted out from right angle, regular fenestration, balustraded parapet with urn-like finials to dies. Bay to left with full-height, canted wi ndows of 1-2-1 lights.

E ELEVATION: enclosed forestair to residence at 1st floor.

W ELEVATION: V-plan window projecting to centre, crenellated parapet. Dormerheaded bipartite window above. Full-height, canted windows to right.

Timber sash and case windows, mostly single pane to lower sashes, 9-pane to upper with Art Nouveau stained glass panes. Grey/green slate roof, corniced sandstone stacks. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen.

GATEPIERS: red sandstone ashlar drum piers with pyramidal caps.

Statement of Interest

Subdivided into two residences. Notes as No 1 Whittingehame Gardens. No 5 is the same design as Nos 2, 4 and 9.

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