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1-20 (Inclusive Nos) Kew Terrace, Great Western Road

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8786 / 55°52'42"N

Longitude: -4.2931 / 4°17'35"W

OS Eastings: 256642

OS Northings: 667421

OS Grid: NS566674

Mapcode National: GBR 0BD.TF

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.0HYS

Entry Name: 1-20 (Inclusive Nos) Kew Terrace, Great Western Road

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375077

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32539

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

J T Rochead, architect; 1849. Classical astylar terrace of 20 3-bay houses. Shallow advanced, 6-bay central and terminal pavilions arranged 6-21-6-21-6, 2 storeys, attics and basement; 3-storey pavilions. Polished ashlar, partly painted or stonecleaned. Steps oversailing basement to architraved consoled and corniced doorway (paired at pavilions but with individual flights of steps) doors with pilastered reveals and fanlights. Ground floor windows roll moulded, 1st floor architraved and aproned (at pavilions with consoled cornices, segmental pediments at centre 2 bays) 3rd floor pavilion windows architraved. Sash windows, plate glass or 4-pane glazing. Band course at 1st floor; string course over 2nd floor, modillion cornice, piended dormers.

Pavilions: continuous cast-iron balconies supported on cast-iron brackets; string course at eaves, bracketted cornice. Axial stacks, some octagonal flues. Good cast-iron railings to steps and basement. Polished ashlar flanks; 3 bays each. 1st bay treated as main facade, otherwise with small irregularly placed windows. Droved ashlar rear.

No 6, circa 1900 door; No. 19, carved oak front door.

No 17, fine mahogany panelling ground floor.

Statement of Interest

Part of Great Western Road A group.

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