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Latitude: 55.8544 / 55°51'15"N
Longitude: -4.3048 / 4°18'17"W
OS Eastings: 255820
OS Northings: 664761
OS Grid: NS558647
Mapcode National: GBR 08P.F3
Mapcode Global: WH3P7.V38R
Entry Name: 140 Copland Road
Listing Date: 15 May 1987
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376956
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33337
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Govan
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
James Chalmers, 1897. Glasgow-style, 3-storey and attic
brick brush factory with ashlar details.
Copland Road elevation. Low segmental arched entrance
in Gibbs surround in square, 4-storey tower, apparently
unfinished 6-bay section to S has 2 pilasters from
1st floor with unusual scrolled piers above eaves behind
smaller ashlar pilasters. Steep gable encloses 3 windows
with ashlar cill course, under oval oculus.
N elevation: stepped circular spiral stair with lead ogee
roof and ball finial in angle of tower. Tall lift shaft cuts
eaves, later heightened. 5 bays to W with end bay under
gable. W elevation similar. Small circular section
chimney at SW corner. S elevation 6-bay, with E bay
under steep gable with blocked ground floor canted bay
window. Mansard roof with skylights, originally slate,
Original glazing pattern for all windows except some
blocked at rear.
For Wm Morier, Wholesale and Export Brushmaker. List excludes 2-storey flat-roofed section at rear.Converted to flats 1988/89 by David Murray, architect.
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