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2 Lancaster Crescent, 2 Lancaster Crescent Lane; Great Western Road

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8826 / 55°52'57"N

Longitude: -4.3024 / 4°18'8"W

OS Eastings: 256079

OS Northings: 667891

OS Grid: NS560678

Mapcode National: GBR 08B.YZ

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.WDFN

Entry Name: 2 Lancaster Crescent, 2 Lancaster Crescent Lane; Great Western Road

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375189

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32555

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

James Miller, architect; 1898. Polished ashlar, 2-storey and attics, forming part of Lancaster Crescent. At left, steps oversailing basement to Doric porch with triglyph frieze (stone badly eroded) and mutule cornice.

Doorpiece architraved and corniced with dwarf-gallery fanlight. Vestibule barrel vaulted in stone with cartouche ornament. Oak panelled door with leaded glass panels. To right, single storey canted windows flank single architraved window. 6 single windows to 1st floor, sash windows, 18-pane glazing throughout. Continuous string course at ground and 1st floor cills; strings at eaves, plain cornice. Deep plain parapet broken by modern brick balustrade in front of 4 box

dormers, with small pane glazing. Corniced axial stacks, slate roofs.

Droved ashlar rear with mullioned and transomed 5-light bow to ground; tripartites above. Parapet to steps, solid ashlar with coping. Low coped ashlar wall to garden.

Statement of Interest

Part of Great Western Road A group.

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