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Latitude: 55.8745 / 55°52'28"N
Longitude: -4.3086 / 4°18'30"W
OS Eastings: 255662
OS Northings: 667007
OS Grid: NS556670
Mapcode National: GBR 07F.PW
Mapcode Global: WH3P1.SLHV
Plus Code: 9C7QVMFR+RH
Entry Name: Cast Iron Gates, Retaining Walls, Arch To Service Court, 56, Partickhill Road Woodbank Carriage House, Glasgow
Listing Name: 56 Partickhill Road 'Woodbank', Carriage House, Arch to Service Court, Retaining Walls and Cast-Iron Gates
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376037
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32895
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Partick East/Kelvindale
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Circa 1841. 2-storey classical house, 3 bays with
additional single storey recessed E entrance bay, attached
outbuildings. Polished ashlar, squared rubble rear
elevations. Sash and case windows in architraves,
windows to front plate glass, those to rear with 12-pane
MAIN ELEVATIONS TO S: Greek Ionic central portico with
cornice and blocking course, flanked by console corniced
windows over centre bay. Pilastered single storey entrance
to E with 2 arched windows in return.
W RETURN: projecting side entrance to rear garden,
corniced with sculpted lion couchant. Splayed, corniced
axial stacks to E and W returns.
Rear elevation: 3 bays with central, round-headed narrow
INTERIOR: Corinthian columned hall screen with responds.
Elaborately coffered, corniced vestibule and hall. Stone
staircase with cast-iron baluster. Console corniced
doors. Left upper room angle consoled marble
OUTBUILDINGS: attached to house by pedimented keyblocked
archway with sculpted eagle. Double-leaf wooden gates,
panelled fret work in upper part. Plain single-storey
buildings, loft with pigeon hole gable, stone coping, slate
Coped boundary wall. Cast-iron gates and piers.
John Baird I? Built by Alex Wood. A-listed for unusually
complete group of house outbuildings, boundary walls,
railings and gates.
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