History in Structure

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

14-20a (Inclusive Nos) Blythswood Square and 108 Douglas 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: 55.863 / 55°51'46"N

Longitude: -4.2637 / 4°15'49"W

OS Eastings: 258426

OS Northings: 665627

OS Grid: NS584656

Mapcode National: GBR 0JL.S1

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.GWWR

Entry Name: 14-20a (Inclusive Nos) Blythswood Square and 108 Douglas Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376278

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32977

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Find accommodation in
Maryhill

Description

Circa 1823. Classical 3-storey and basement terrace block.
21 bays arranged in groups of 3 with outer bays raised
and breaking forward to form pavilions. Polished ashlar
channelled at ground floor with voussoirs above openings,
painted at elevation to Douglas Street. Distyle Ionic
porticos, altered at No 20, in end sections; Ionic
pilastered, pedimented doorpiece to No 108 Douglas Street;
all entries at Blythswood Square at head of stone stair
oversailing basement area. Basement band course, 1st floor
cill band. Windows mainly sash and case with 12 or 4-pane
glazing; ground floor openings in recessed arches, windows
with moulded cills and aprons; 1st floor windows
architraved corniced, in end sections consoled; 2nd floor
plain architraves. Eaves cornice, blocking course. Cast-
iron railings.
3-bay return to Blythswood Street with rising basement in
slope of land; repeats main elevation detailing.
8-bay return to Douglas Street, 2nd bay from south blind.
2 splayed corniced. Wallhead stacks.
Interior: some cast-iron street balusters remain.

Statement of Interest

William Burn? Nos 15-17 linked internally.

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.