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55 North Street and 101, 121, William Street, St Patrick's Rc Church

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.862 / 55°51'43"N

Longitude: -4.2713 / 4°16'16"W

OS Eastings: 257947

OS Northings: 665535

OS Grid: NS579655

Mapcode National: GBR 0HL.7C

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.CX9H

Entry Name: 55 North Street and 101, 121, William Street, St Patrick's Rc Church

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376520

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33093

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

P P Pugin, 1898. Decorated Gothic church with nave, aisles, apsed chancel and baptistry. Squared red sandstone, rock-faced rubble with polished ashlar dressings.

Tall gabled E front with projecting semi-octagonal baptistry to S. 2 pointed arched entrances with simple nook shafts and dedication crosses flank gable. Tall 7-light E window, elaborately cusped with mouchette

tracery; louvred gablehead opening and apex finial. 7-bay nave with small buttresses to N, cusped, 5-light clerestorey windows with lean-to confessionals to S.

INTERIOR: organ gallery at E, 3 wide arches to nave arcade with arch moulding dying into circular piers. Engaged shafts rise from springing of arches and support timber trussed roof. All original fittings, including seating, marble altar rail with brass gates, elaborate canopied marble reredos, some stencil work and chancel roof. Elaborately carved altarpieces to side chapels. Simple baptistry.

Stained glass in E window by John Hardman studios 1951.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such. Cost $9,000.

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