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Latitude: 55.8829 / 55°52'58"N
Longitude: -4.2965 / 4°17'47"W
OS Eastings: 256450
OS Northings: 667907
OS Grid: NS564679
Mapcode National: GBR 0BB.4X
Mapcode Global: WH3P1.ZD7G
Entry Name: 2 Mirrlees Drive
Listing Date: 3 September 1974
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375239
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32568
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Thomas Smellie of Kilmarnock, architect; circa 1902. 6-bay house (now part of Kelvinside Academy) being the return elevation of 11 Bellshaugh Road and sharing similar details.
2-storeys and basement; rock faced ashlar with polished basement, margins and dressings. Windows with roll-moulded reveals, mainly single light or bipartite; tripartite only at extreme left, ground floor. Two 2-storey canted bay windows with parapets breaking through eaves; plate glass lower sashes; small pane upper sashes. Steps oversailing basement to doorway with single sidelight; both with roll-moulded lugged architraves and common cornice. Continuous band course at 1st floor cills. Mutule main cornice, slate roofs. Wallhead and axial stacks.
Flank adjoining 11 Bellshaugh Road with 5-light canted window.
Rear elevation, stugged red ashlar with single storey projecting service wing.
Low ashlar wall links square ashlar gatepiers; at rear, retaining wall supports cast-iron railings.
Part of Kirklee Road B group. See also 2-10 Cleveden Drive and former 11 Bellshaugh Road.
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