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198 Nithsdale Road, Pollokshields, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Pollokshields, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8421 / 55°50'31"N

Longitude: -4.2857 / 4°17'8"W

OS Eastings: 256974

OS Northings: 663349

OS Grid: NS569633

Mapcode National: GBR 0DT.BJ

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.4FG7

Plus Code: 9C7QRPR7+RP

Entry Name: 198 Nithsdale Road, Pollokshields, Glasgow

Listing Name: 198 Nithsdale Road, Including Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 26 February 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377134

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33449

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200377134

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Pollokshields

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Late 19th century 2-storey villa, L-plan 3-bay front, 1st floor windows with slim colonettes set in to jambs or as mullions; canted window in left bay has iron-finialed roof, doorcase in centre; polished ashlar, some channelled detailing; leaded glass diamond panes, secondary glazing; slate roofs; low recessed wing (? billiard room) to right with roof dome and with figurative leaded glass panels.

Gatepiers are panelled and have projecting caps; stepped boundary wall to street.

Statement of Interest

First occupant was John Robertson, writer, who probably commissioned the house which was formerly known as Belmont or Belmont Lodge. Both of the above noted alterations were for the second owner of the property, John Ewing Nelson.

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