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Springburn Nursery School, 48 Gourlay Street, Glasgow

A Category C Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8808 / 55°52'50"N

Longitude: -4.2356 / 4°14'8"W

OS Eastings: 260246

OS Northings: 667551

OS Grid: NS602675

Mapcode National: GBR 0QC.GN

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.XG62

Plus Code: 9C7QVQJ7+8P

Entry Name: Springburn Nursery School, 48 Gourlay Street, Glasgow

Listing Name: 48, 54 Gourlay Street, Springburn Nursery School, Former Springburn Primary School

Listing Date: 17 February 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377410

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33613

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Springburn/Robroyston

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Survivor of a one-time pair of 2 school blocks; designed by David Thomson 1873-5; to Groulay Street, long 2-storey front with outer gables, large asymmetrically placed wing linked to near-centre gabled bay which may originally have had a belfry: mainly segmental-headed single or 3-light windows, some with hood-moulds; original horizontal glazing pattern. Stugged ashlar, polished dressings. Single storey Janitor's LODGE to SE with plain street elevation, presumably by Thomson also; (block to NW by Thomson and Menzies, 1894-5 demolished 1991); All roofs slated. Stone-built playground walsl, coping raised

at gateways to Grourlay Street.

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