History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

48A Dowanside Road, 48, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.8759 / 55°52'33"N

Longitude: -4.298 / 4°17'52"W

OS Eastings: 256327

OS Northings: 667133

OS Grid: NS563671

Mapcode National: GBR 09F.TD

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.YKHV

Plus Code: 9C7QVPG2+9Q

Entry Name: 48A Dowanside Road, 48, Glasgow

Listing Name: 48 and 48A Dowanside Road (Kings Gate)

Listing Date: 28 July 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374911

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32503

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in


David Barclay, architect; 1902. End-house in terrace of
individually planned asymmetrical houses which exhibit some
similar detailing. 2 storeys; raised basement, attics.
Polished red sandstone with stugged base course. 3-bay
symmetrical E elevation; irregular S entrance elevation. E
elevation full height 4-light bow windows flank bipartite
mullioned windows at centre bay. Moulded band course over
ground floor, eaves band, timber modillion cornice.
S elevation; asymmetrical with projecting bay to left. To
right; tall flight of heavily balustraded steps oversailing
basement to platt in re-entrant angle, with later timber
porch with small pane leaded glazing. Porch gives access to
conservatory door in W wall and main doorway in S wall. Tall
cavetto moulded keystoned doorpiece extends above porch; with
tall double-leaf panelled doors. Vestibule door and fanlight
with elaborate leaded coloured glass. To right of porch, 2
small leaded lights with decorative figurative glass above
which rises tall chimney stack on bracketted cill. To left of
porch, projecting full height bay with large tripartite
window to ground (originally conservatory) with multi-pane
glazing and top-hopper windows. At 1st floor, small sash
windows. To basement, wide entrance. Continuous moulded cill
band to ground. Band course at eaves, timber cornice. Axial
and wallhead corniced stacks.
To S ornamental garden wall continues from back wall of
building. Stugged red ashlar with polished dressings; 2
arched niches flanked by Ionic pilasters linked by ashlar

Statement of Interest

Part of Kings Gate B group.

Linked to 33-37 Victoria Crescent Road.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.