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Latitude: 55.8385 / 55°50'18"N
Longitude: -4.2656 / 4°15'56"W
OS Eastings: 258217
OS Northings: 662912
OS Grid: NS582629
Mapcode National: GBR 0JV.DS
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.FHZY
Plus Code: 9C7QRPQM+CQ
Entry Name: Janitor's House, Hutchesons' Grammer School, 44 Kingarth Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 44 Kingarth Street, Calder Street, Hutcheson's Grammar School Annexe, Janitors Lodge and Gymnasium Block
Listing Date: 23 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377568
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33694
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Southside Central
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Building
Thomson and Sandilans, 1910-12, as girls' school. Large 3-storey palace-rronted block with renaissance ornament. Red ashlar. Main front to Kingarth Street, pair baroque tall square pvailions containing entrances and with belfrys are linked by centrepiece, low projection at ground also with entrance, 1st floor tall round-arched hall windows with paired flanking Ionic columns, balustrade, near fully-glazed storey above containing art rooms; otherwise, single windows, key-blocked at 1st floor; (S) elevation to Calder Street repeats detailings of front but is simplified, pedimented centrepiece and shallow flanking pavilions all raised above wall-head; glazing mostly original; mutule cornice; slate roof. L-plan 2-storey janitor's LODGE, with shlallow-domed turret, presumably part of original compositon; also GYMNASIUM block to Calder Stret; ashlar piers and iron-railed low walls.
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