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1012 Great Western Road, Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8842 / 55°53'3"N

Longitude: -4.3072 / 4°18'25"W

OS Eastings: 255784

OS Northings: 668079

OS Grid: NS557680

Mapcode National: GBR 07B.ZF

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.TC4F

Entry Name: 1012 Great Western Road, Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374286

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32336

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

1893. Classically detailed villa; 2-storeys, attic and basement. Polished ashlar, stonecleaned. 3-bay symmetrical facade to Great Western Road.

Steps, with solid parapet, oversailing basement to centrally placed paired Doric columned porch; corniced with die balustrade. Round-arched doorpiece with pilastered reveals and glazed semi-circular fanlight is flanked by pairs of Doric pilasters. Vestibule door tripartite with glazed side and fanlights.

Flanking porch, full-height 5-light square projecting windows with moulded cill bands and corniced at ground.

Above porch, 2 single-light architraved windows. Sash windows, plate glass glazing. String course at eaves. Plain main cornice, die and baluster parapet with timber-framed dormers behind. Slate roofs axial corniced stacks.

E flank; 3-bay with advanced 2-storey square projecting window to left, bipartite windows to right. W flank 3-bay with 2-storey 5-light bow window to right, canted window to left.

Flanks detailed as main facade, with tall corniced wallhead stacks. Variety of dormer shapes, mainly bipartite with triangular pediment. Rear elevation stugged ashlar with large tripartite leaded and coloured glass stair window. Extensive 2-storey domestic wing to left.

Low coped ashlar wall to front garden with pair of tall square corniced ashlar gatepiers with cast-iron lamp brackets.

Statement of Interest

Formerly Dalfruin. Part of Great Western Road A group.

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