History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1 Sydenham Road

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8793 / 55°52'45"N

Longitude: -4.3023 / 4°18'8"W

OS Eastings: 256074

OS Northings: 667525

OS Grid: NS560675

Mapcode National: GBR 08D.Y5

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.WHH6

Entry Name: 1 Sydenham Road

Listing Date: 28 July 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375299

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32585

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Find accommodation in
Partick

Description

Mid 19th century. Italianate villa with conservatory to S and
projecting single storey service wing to E. 2-storeys,
polished ashlar, painted porch.
E Elevation, 3 irregular bays; advanced centre bay with
rusticated quoins; recessed entrance bay to right. Single
storey Roman Doric porch with mutule cornice; pierced ashlar
die parapet. Arched pilastered doorpiece, double-leaf
panelled doors. Above door, single moulded arched window with
engaged column reveals. Centre bay; boldly projecting 3-light
canted window to ground with pilaster mullions and mutule
cornice supporting blind traceried balustrade to 5-light
arcaded bow window above with engaged column mullions. To
left, at ground, aproned window architraved with consoled
cornice, supporting traceried ashlar, balustrade. To 1st
floor, arched columned bipartite window; plate glass sashes.
Angle margins continue into eaves course with shouldered
angles. Bracketted eaves, corniced axial and wallhead stacks;
cans mostly lotus or octagonal. N flank polished ashlar, S
flank droved ashlar, simpler details.
Timber and cast-iron framed conservatory projects to S
acid-etched communicating door to main house.
Stugged coursed ashlar rear elevation, altered circa 1980 for
give access to top flat by external flight of steps to low
doorway at 1st floor partially re-using arched stair-light
window. Projecting single-storey laundry/service wing.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.