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2 Mirrlees Drive

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

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

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375239

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32568

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

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.

Statement of Interest

Part of Kirklee Road B group. See also 2-10 Cleveden Drive and former 11 Bellshaugh Road.

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