This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.8784 / 55°52'42"N
Longitude: -4.2926 / 4°17'33"W
OS Eastings: 256676
OS Northings: 667404
OS Grid: NS566674
Mapcode National: GBR 0BD.XH
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.1H6W
Plus Code: 9C7QVPH4+9X
Entry Name: 17 Grosvenor Terrace, Glasgow
Listing Name: 1-17 (Inclusive Nos) Grosvenor Terrace, Great Western Road
Listing Date: 6 July 1966
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 374968
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32520
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Building
J T Rochead, architect; 1855. Eastern half of terrace gutted
by fire in 1978, rebuilt 1980 in glass reinforced concrete to
original facade design. Long symmetrical terrace of houses;
painted ashlar. Nos 1-10 now Grosvenor Hotel.
83 bays arranged 10-63-10; shallow advanced 10 bay terminal
pavilions. 3 storeys over basement. All openings round arched
with pilastered reveals supporting moulded archivolt with
bold keystone, all set in rectangular recess with flanking
engaged columns of superimposed orders; Tuscan, Ionic and
Corinthian wide flights of steps with ashlar balustrades
oversailing basement to entrances (paired doorpiece and
window) doors with fanlights.
Glazing Nos 10-17 sash windows; 3-pane glazing in lying-pane
pattern, some acid-etched lower sashes. Nos 1-10 (Grosvenor
Hotel) modern pivot windows in original pattern.
Heavy band course serves as plinth to columns at ground.
Above, entablatures act as plinth for columns above with triglyph-consoles supporting heavy continuous ashlar balcony
at 1st floor and cornice over 1st floor. Panelled frieze at
eaves; consoles support mutule main cornice. Tall corniced
axial stacks with widely spaced cans; slate roofs.
Cast-iron railings to basement area; pairs of squat square
ashlar gatepiers with ball finial to each flight of steps.
Facade mouldings carried round to 1st bay of flanks. E flank
to Byres Road reconstructed with modern ground floor
entrance. Interiors: good plasterwork throughout (Nos 11-17)
(esp. at No 17) main rooms. Some tiled fireplaces. Good
cast-iron balusters to stairs.
Part of Great Western Road A group.
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.
Other nearby listed buildings