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Latitude: 55.8644 / 55°51'51"N
Longitude: -4.2735 / 4°16'24"W
OS Eastings: 257816
OS Northings: 665810
OS Grid: NS578658
Mapcode National: GBR 0GK.SH
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.BV7M
Plus Code: 9C7QVP7G+QH
Entry Name: Cabinet Works, 53 Kent Road, Glasgow
Listing Name: 23, 33, 43, 53 Kent Road
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376473
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33077
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
James Sellars (Campbell Douglas and Sellars) 1870-73, built
in 2 parts. Former factory now flatted housing. 4 storeys,
and sunk basement. 19 unequal bays arranged 3-13-3 with 3
return bays to E and W treated with outer bays to Kent Road
as pavilions and repeating window arrangement. All windows
casement with geometric glazing bars, ground and 1st floor
OUTER BAYS: raised; shallow recessed 3-bay section with
3-light pilastered mullioned window on 2nd floor flanked by
single lights in outer bays; windows plain on ground and 1st; architraved arched window with paterae spandrels and dwarf
pilastrade in frieze.
Windows in central section paired with pilaster mullions at
2nd floor, 2nd floor cornice. 3rd floor 13 lunettes. Plain
eaves entablature; parapets at ends; hipped slate roof.
Geometric cast-iron railings.
Excludes brick additions to rear. Built for Wylie and
Lochhead. Converted to domestic use 1985-6, rear demolished.
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