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Elder Park, Fragments of Linthouse Mansion

A Category B Listed Building in Govan, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8634 / 55°51'48"N

Longitude: -4.3269 / 4°19'36"W

OS Eastings: 254472

OS Northings: 665805

OS Grid: NS544658

Mapcode National: GBR 03K.ZW

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.HWSF

Entry Name: Elder Park, Fragments of Linthouse Mansion

Listing Date: 12 October 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376911

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33303

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Govan

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Early 19th century fragments from Linthouse mansion -
which was in style of David Hamilton - re-sited 1921
following demolition of house. Fragments comprise Ionic
portico with paired curved flights of steps, segmental-
arched tripartite doorway with fanlight, parts of
flanking walling.
Enclosed by iron fence.

Statement of Interest

The segmental-arched tripartite opening has numerous

parallels in Hamilton's work (eg Moore Park); and the

steps compare with eg St Fillans (now the Manor Park

Hotel, near Skelmorlie). Inscribed plaque gives details.

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