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42-76 (Even Nos) Queen's Drive, Royal Crescent Including Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8327 / 55°49'57"N

Longitude: -4.2629 / 4°15'46"W

OS Eastings: 258367

OS Northings: 662252

OS Grid: NS583622

Mapcode National: GBR 0JX.YW

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.HN8G

Entry Name: 42-76 (Even Nos) Queen's Drive, Royal Crescent Including Railings

Listing Date: 5 December 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374634

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32452

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Southside Central

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Begun 1869, a crescent with end blocks and stepped to
slope. 3-storeys and basement; polished ashlar, part
stone-cleaned, channelled at ground floor; some bays
canted full-height with steep individual roofs (possibly
more decorative than now originally); hoods to upper
floor windows, with sculptured consoles at 1st. Plate
glass sashes; stone-bracketted eaves; decorative stacks;
slate roofs. Iron railings to basement area and to steps
(these are in pairs or in 3's, treads on metal girders)
have anthemion pattern. Detailing continued on flank to
Langside Road.

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