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8 Prince Albert Road and 7 Sydenham Road with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8777 / 55°52'39"N

Longitude: -4.3024 / 4°18'8"W

OS Eastings: 256056

OS Northings: 667342

OS Grid: NS560673

Mapcode National: GBR 08D.XR

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.WJDG

Entry Name: 8 Prince Albert Road and 7 Sydenham Road with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 28 July 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375249

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32574

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Circa 1868. Double villa with simple classical details; sited
at junction of Prince Albert Road and Sydenham Road. 2
storeys and basement stugged ashlar, painted at No 7 Sydenham
Road; polished ashlar base course and margins; stugged
basement.
4-bay elevation to Prince Albert Road: outer bays at ground
floor, 3-light canted window to ground.
Above pilastered tripartite windows; inner bays; at right,
ramped pilastered and corniced doorpiece. Pilastered reveals
support moulded archivolt over leaded fanlight, double-leaf
panelled doors. To left; architraved window. 1st floor
windows with pilastered reveals.
Elevation to Sydenham Road.
3-bay; similarly detailed. Centrally placed doorpiece, and
single-light sashes to right, all detailed as above. To left
2-storey window.
Sash windows, plate glass glazing; upper sashes of No 8
Prince Albert Road with small leaded panes. Continuous cill
bands to ground and 1st floors. Modillion cornice. Axial
stacks slate roofs.
Rear elevation and E flank; stugged coursed ashlar with
polished ashlar margins.
Droved ashlar boundary wall with polished coping. 2 pairs of
tall square painted ashlar corniced gatepiers.
Interiors with good cornice plasterwork detail; glazed cupola
above stairwell.

Statement of Interest

No 8 Prince Albert Road formerly "Penang", now "Bothkennar".

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