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Matheran, 27, 29 Sherbrooke Avenue, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Pollokshields, Glasgow

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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

Plus Code: 9C7QRPR2+28

Entry Name: Matheran, 27, 29 Sherbrooke Avenue, Glasgow

Listing Name: 27, 29 Sherbrooke Avenue and 102 Springkell Avenue, Matheran, Including Driveway Gate and Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 26 February 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377165

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33471

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Pollokshields

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

Tagged with: Architectural structure

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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.

Statement of Interest

Built for Hugh Dunsmuir.

Formerly known as school of occupational therapy and returned to residential dwelling 2011.

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