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Ellisland, 200 Nithsdale Road, Pollokshields, Glasgow

A Category A Listed Building in Pollokshields, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8421 / 55°50'31"N

Longitude: -4.2863 / 4°17'10"W

OS Eastings: 256938

OS Northings: 663352

OS Grid: NS569633

Mapcode National: GBR 0DT.6H

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.4F66

Plus Code: 9C7QRPR7+RF

Entry Name: Ellisland, 200 Nithsdale Road, Pollokshields, Glasgow

Listing Name: 200 Nithsdale Road, Ellisland, Including Boundary Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377135

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33450

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Pollokshields

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

Tagged with: Villa

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Alexander Thomson (A and G Thomson) 1871. Single storey "Thomsonesque' villa, front (unusually for Thomson at this date, for this idiom) symmetrical, recessed centre porch with pair Egyptian columns with painted detail, pilastraded 3-light flanking windows; shallow-pitch (slated) roof, deep eaves with cresting; original doorway and glazing; rectangular-plan; snecked and stugged ashlar, polished dressings, unmargined openings; lamp brackets at entrance. 3-bay flanks; rooflight over hall; end stacks with lotus flower chimney cans.

Interior altered. Low boundary wall, distinctive gatepiers with Egypto-greek detailing similar to Thomson's Castlehill, alongside.

Statement of Interest

Built for William Johnston, gas fitting manufacturer.

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