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Latitude: 55.8785 / 55°52'42"N
Longitude: -4.3033 / 4°18'11"W
OS Eastings: 256005
OS Northings: 667437
OS Grid: NS560674
Mapcode National: GBR 08D.RG
Mapcode Global: WH3P1.VHZT
Entry Name: 8 and 8a Sydenham Road, (Newhall), with Terraces and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 28 July 1987
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375301
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32587
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
J Thomson, architect; 1859. Picturesque asymmetrical Tudor
Gothic villa. 2-storeys, attics and basement. Irregular ground
plan with single-storey and basement wing to S and service
wing to W. Terraced gardens.
Droved ashlar with polished margins and dressings;
stonecleaned; Picturesque asymmetrical elevations with high barge-boarded gables. Windows bi or quatrepartite transomed
and/or mullioned, with moulded reveals and mostly with hood
moulds. Some canted oriel and bay windows with decorative
moulded frieze cornice or pierced parapet details.
Door to NE with stiff leaf capital columns supporting porch
with pierced balustrade above 4-centre arch doorpiece,
double-leaf panelled doors. Single storey pavilion to S with
4-centre arched arcaded verandah and balcony.
Sash windows, plate glass glazing. Some 1st floor windows
have good leaded glass to upper sashes. Steeply pitched slate
roofs; corniced stacks with tall Tudor cans either single or
arranged in prominent groups.
Terraced garden with flight of stone steps balustrade and
Corniced octagonal gatepiers; stugged ashlar boundary wall
stepped down slope with coped piers.
J Thomson of West Nile Street not Baird and Thompson.
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