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83 Craigie Street, St Bride's Primary School, Former Strathbungo Public School Including Janitor's Lodge Gatepiers and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8363 / 55°50'10"N

Longitude: -4.2662 / 4°15'58"W

OS Eastings: 258172

OS Northings: 662666

OS Grid: NS581626

Mapcode National: GBR 0JW.8L

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.FKPN

Entry Name: 83 Craigie Street, St Bride's Primary School, Former Strathbungo Public School Including Janitor's Lodge Gatepiers and Railings

Listing Date: 5 December 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374568

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32428

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Southside Central

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

John Gordon and Thomas Baird Jr, 1893-95 (dated 1894). School, unusually, with swimming pool at lowest level. 4 storeys, symmetrical. Red ashlar, mostly rock-faced, polished dressings. Street elevation 1st and 2nd floors linked within colossal full-width architraved panel, pedimented outer pavilions set within each with giant Ionic order, plain attic storey, roofs concealed by parapets. Boys' and girls' gates at opposite ends, the former (at N) incorporated within 2-storey janitor's lodge.

Iron-railed playground walls, gatepiers.

Statement of Interest

Built for Govan Parish School Board. Not built exactly as per drawings - top floor fenestration added and gable details simplified.

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