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140 Salkeld Street and Return Elevation to Mauchline Street, Former Garage Now Strathclyde Police Mounted and Dog Branch

A Category B Listed Building in Pollokshields, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8478 / 55°50'51"N

Longitude: -4.2619 / 4°15'42"W

OS Eastings: 258484

OS Northings: 663930

OS Grid: NS584639

Mapcode National: GBR 0KR.4H

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.H8RW

Entry Name: 140 Salkeld Street and Return Elevation to Mauchline Street, Former Garage Now Strathclyde Police Mounted and Dog Branch

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377277

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33531

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Pollokshields

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Probably James Miller, 1933. 2-storey 7-by 8-bay block, brick
and concrete. Prominent curved corner tower, faience, with
fluted projecting pilasters. 2 door with wrought-iron gates
under flat canopy. 1st floor modern windows (orignally
curved) and 2 curved side balconies with iron railings.
Flanking faience panels. A tall octagonal window to each
side, then large multi-paned metal-framed ground and 1st
floor windows separated by fluted faience pilasters. End bay
at Mauchline Street a door. High parapet and flat roof.
Vestibule: 2 art deco columns with horizontal ribs and curved
up-turned light-fittings, part covered with new flock
wallpaper. Wooden panelling to stair. Other rooms plain.

Statement of Interest

Built for Leyland Motor Co (address 5 Mauchline Street),

there from 1922-1955.

List excludes garages to rear. The faience has been covered

by cement render. Tower originally had 3 tiers of curved

windows.

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