History in Structure

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

23-33 (Odd Nos) Ingram Street

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: 55.859 / 55°51'32"N

Longitude: -4.2427 / 4°14'33"W

OS Eastings: 259726

OS Northings: 665142

OS Grid: NS597651

Mapcode National: GBR 0PM.0G

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.SZVS

Entry Name: 23-33 (Odd Nos) Ingram Street

Listing Date: 4 September 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375611

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32731

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Find accommodation in
Glasgow

Description

A B MacDonald, City Engineer, 1898-1900. Former Central
Fire Station, now (1988) coverted to flats.
4-storey and attic polished red sandstone upper floors,
polished pink Peterhead granite to ground floor. 9-bay
symmetrical frontage to Ingram Street. Wide depressed-
arch vehicle entrances to ground except to centre which
has bay window. Over ground, 2-storey canted oriels to
penultimate bays. To centre bay windows grouped in 3's
flanked by pilaster strips. Otherwise windows alternately
bipartite and single light, stone mullions and transoms,
sash and case with plate glass glazing.
Band courses over each floor and at cills, eaves cornice,
deep plain parapet. To penultimate and centre bays,
triangular gablets with oculi, apex finial. Tall, corniced,
wallhead and axial stacks; slate roofs.
Rear elevation glazed brick.

Statement of Interest

Engines and horses housed at ground floor, duty rooms

to 1st, officers flats to upper floors. Internal

arrangements now (1988) altered to domestic useage.

Former range of gallery access brick-built officers'

flats demolished, together with hose drying tower.

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.