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34-34a Queen Mary Avenue Crosshill

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8328 / 55°49'57"N

Longitude: -4.2615 / 4°15'41"W

OS Eastings: 258455

OS Northings: 662260

OS Grid: NS584622

Mapcode National: GBR 0KX.7V

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.HNYD

Entry Name: 34-34a Queen Mary Avenue Crosshill

Listing Date: 22 March 1977

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374617

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32441

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Southside Central

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Later 19th century, 2 storeys, 3 bays, stugged ashlar
front painted. Blocking-course, cornice, frieze with
roundels. Pilastered window architraves. Upper storey
windows: bipartite - single - bipartite. Lower storey;
tripartite window - door - bipartite window. Slated
roof. Side-entrance to 34A.

Statement of Interest

Formerly Manse of John Knox Free Church, Gorbals. Rev John Buchan father of the novelists, John Buchan and O

Douglas, lived here as Minister 1888-1910.

John Buchan (1875-1940) the Novelist, First Lord Tweedmuir and Governor of Canada (1935-40) lived in the house during his teenage years from 1888 to 1895.

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