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Nazareth House Convent, 1647 Paisley Road, Glasgow

A Category C Listed Building in Cardonald, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8453 / 55°50'43"N

Longitude: -4.3379 / 4°20'16"W

OS Eastings: 253717

OS Northings: 663813

OS Grid: NS537638

Mapcode National: GBR 01S.RC

Mapcode Global: WH3P7.BBLS

Plus Code: 9C7QRMW6+4R

Entry Name: Nazareth House Convent, 1647 Paisley Road, Glasgow

Listing Name: 1647 Paisley Road West, Nazareth House Including Chapel

Listing Date: 17 February 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377394

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33602

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Cardonald

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Dated 1900. Built as home for the aged, the poor and for destitute children, in grounds of Maryland House. 2 storeys and attic, long near-symmetrical front set back from street, 2-window bays separated by buttresses, 3 wall-head gables, mansard roof with swept-roofed dormers, central entrance with sculptured figure over; sash windows, segmental-arched at ground; flanking recessed square bays, that to right with narrow gable, low link at W to 1922 chapel; latter has chancel rose window facing street, paired lancets to flanks. All built of stone-cleaned bull-faced red ahslar; slate roofs. Boundary wall with wrought-iron railings linking stone piers.

Statement of Interest

Chapel is an ecclesiastical building in use as such. Possibly by Pugin and Pugin.

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