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1103 Great Western Road, 8 Whittingehame Gardens

A Category C Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8868 / 55°53'12"N

Longitude: -4.3171 / 4°19'1"W

OS Eastings: 255172

OS Northings: 668384

OS Grid: NS551683

Mapcode National: GBR 059.YH

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.N9FG

Entry Name: 1103 Great Western Road, 8 Whittingehame Gardens

Listing Date: 22 December 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374278

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32329

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 Ewardian villa in Scottish revival style incorporating Scots Baronial and 17th century Renaissance details. Bull-faced red sandstone with ashlar dressings. Cill course; string course; ashlar mullioned windows with stop-chamfered arisses; crenellated parapet to projecting windows; crowstepped dormerheads to windows breaking eaves; cartouche decoration to 1st floor window aprons on N elevation.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 3-bay elevation with 2-storey block recessed to right (W) and porch in re-entrant angle. Advanced ashlar porch, rope-moulded surround, balustraded parapet with raised panel to centre. Dormerheaded window to left (W) above porch. Taller crowstepped gable to 2-storey block to right, with full-height canted windows. Advanced 3-bay block to left with bipartite window to centre at ground, finialled dormerheaded window above. Full-height canted windows of 1-2-1 lights to right. Full-height semi-octagonal bay canted out from left angle, regular fenestration, balustraded parapet with urn-like finials to dies. Small bartizan in angle to right.

E ELEVATION: advanced block to centre with canted window of 1-2-1 lights, bipartite dormerheaded window above. V-plan window projecting to right, bipartite dormerheaded window above.

Timber sash and case windows with single pane lower and Art Nouveau stained glass upper panels. Grey/green slate roof. Corniced sandstone stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

Now subdivided. Notes as for No 1 Whittingehame Gardens. No 8 is the same design as Nos 1, 3, 6 and 10.

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