This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.8426 / 55°50'33"N
Longitude: -4.276 / 4°16'33"W
OS Eastings: 257581
OS Northings: 663381
OS Grid: NS575633
Mapcode National: GBR 0GT.8B
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.9D1W
Plus Code: 9C7QRPVF+2H
Entry Name: 553 Shields Road, Glasgow
Listing Name: 553-609 (Odd Nos) Shields Road, 271-277 (Odd Nos) Albert Drive, 86-88 (Even Nos) Leslie Street, Knowe Terrace Including Gatepiers and Railings
Listing Date: 22 March 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377174
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33479
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Pollokshields
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Tagged with: Building
1874-76. Long terrace block stepped in slope forming entire E side of Shields Road between Albert Drive and Leslie Street. Matching end blocks of 3 storeys and basement, 4 windows including splayed outer bays; centre houses each 2 storeys, attics and basements, 3-window with architraves, divided into pairs by banded pilasters, doorpieces paired except at ends: banded masonry to ground floor. Cill-band to 1st, modillion cornice to attic storeys; 6 have single round-headed attic windows under pedimented parapets with acroteria and ball-finials, 6 houses have 3 dormers each with pediment treatment and acroteria. Return flanks with end triplets and detail as before. Original cast- iron area railings to flanks and also Nos 553 and 605 to 609 (odd nos). Original stone gatepiers.
External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.
Other nearby listed buildings