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8 Lowther Terrace, Great Western Road

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8813 / 55°52'52"N

Longitude: -4.2986 / 4°17'55"W

OS Eastings: 256307

OS Northings: 667738

OS Grid: NS563677

Mapcode National: GBR 09C.PG

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.YF6N

Entry Name: 8 Lowther Terrace, Great Western Road

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375217

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32562

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; circa 1904. Part of irregular

3-house terrace in Scots Renaissance style. 3 bays, 3 storeys

and attics; polished ashlar, stonecleaned.

Giant Ionic pilasters near angles through 1st and 2nd floors. Full-height canted bay to centre surmounted by cast-iron

balustrade with gable above. Roman Doric columns raised on

plinths act as portico/veranda and support wrought-iron

balustraded balcony to 1st floor, either side of canted

window. To left at ground, vestibule door tripartite with

arched glazed fanlight. All windows in wide architraves,

stepped up and down at corners; mullioned and transomed.

Ionic pilasters, mullions at 1st and 2nd floors of bay

window. Sash windows, small-pane glazing. Continuous mutule

cornice. Above bay window, gable with scrolls and

depressed-arch architraved attic windows. Gable flanked by

box dormers. Tall coped stacks with rounded angles.

Rendered flank to E, coursed stugged ashlar rear.

Statement of Interest

Part of Great Western Road A group.

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