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Latitude: 55.8278 / 55°49'40"N
Longitude: -4.2579 / 4°15'28"W
OS Eastings: 258662
OS Northings: 661703
OS Grid: NS586617
Mapcode National: GBR 0KZ.YM
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.KSN6
Plus Code: 9C7QRPHR+4R
Entry Name: 8 Hampden Terrace, Glasgow
Listing Name: 1-14 (Inclusive Numbers) Hampden Terrace and 991-1015 (Odd Nos) Cathcart Road, Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 16 March 1993
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377825
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33805
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Langside
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Tagged with: Tenement
Appearance suggests a building date of circa 1880. Large tenement block, in two parts, viz (a) a long tenement block (Hampden Terrace) stepped to steep slope, part with huge external staircase to closes, and (b) a symmetrical block with shops and with French-roofed ends, fronting Cathcart Road.
All built of polished ashlar, original windows sash and case, mostly with vertical centre divides (ie 4-pane); roof partly covered in modern tiles.
HAMPDEN TERRACE: 3 storeys, numbers 8 onwards also with 'basements'; some houses with dormered attics; each close (or single tenement') with 4 bays, pair bipartites windows at each level set between full-height bay windows. Channelled at ground, bipartites above are all architraved, those at first floor also with cornices. Also from number 8 onwards, houses have iron-railed staircases to closes, number 8 and 9 with huge, snaking double-flights. Ridge stacks rebuilt in brick.
Small front gardens on either side from front driveway, low boundary walls with railings removed.
CATHCART ROAD: Also 3 storeys, but on flat site entrances at ground level; detailing as described above.
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