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Latitude: 55.84 / 55°50'24"N
Longitude: -4.2991 / 4°17'56"W
OS Eastings: 256124
OS Northings: 663149
OS Grid: NS561631
Mapcode National: GBR 09V.L7
Mapcode Global: WH3P7.XGZS
Entry Name: 27, 29 Sherbrooke Avenue and 102 Springkell Avenue, Matheran, Including Driveway Gate and Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 26 February 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377165
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33471
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Pollokshields
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Burnet Boston and Carruthers. Dated 1903. Large asymmetrical Scots baronial villa built of rock-faced Red ashlar with roll-mouldings, balustrades, corbelling, many cross-windows (plate glass sashes), turreted corner bays; low billiards room to N; open porch on W flank has open-topped bartizans and corbels; S garden elevation with advanced/recessed elements, octagonal turret left, dummy tower house right, steps to door set in chamfered angle of off-centre bay; service court to E on lower level of slope. Slate roofs. Interior has open hall with decorative plasterwork over fireplace, balcony above 1st floor hallway; much timber panelling (mostly oak); leaded glass panels including 2 large north-facing mullioned and transomed windows.
GATEWAY set at corner Sherbrooke Avenue/Springkell Avenue, also rock-faced red ashlar and with Scots baronial detailings; also stepped boundary walls to garden.
Built for Hugh Dunsmuir.
Formerly known as school of occupational therapy and returned to residential dwelling 2011.
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