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352-362 (Even Nos) Holmlea Road, Tulloch Street, Spean Street, Holmlea Primary School Including Janitor's Lodge and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Langside, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8191 / 55°49'8"N

Longitude: -4.2613 / 4°15'40"W

OS Eastings: 258418

OS Northings: 660740

OS Grid: NS584607

Mapcode National: GBR 3R.6JD5

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.JZ1W

Entry Name: 352-362 (Even Nos) Holmlea Road, Tulloch Street, Spean Street, Holmlea Primary School Including Janitor's Lodge and Railings

Listing Date: 16 March 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377834

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33807

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Langside

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Andrew Balfour, 1908 (dated), as Holmlea Public School. Edwardian baroque; built of red Dumfriesshire ashlar, stugged/polished, bull-faced base; 2 storeys; long symmetrical S front composed as if built in stages, recessed 3-bay centre linking identical outer ranges, latter each with end pavilions shallow advanced and defined by giant angle pilasters and by main roof, set forward and piended over; some 1st floor windows break through eaves and have pedimented dormer heads; central door set in channelled doorcase, windows flanking in blocked architraves generously windowed low (?hall) range extends central at rear. Flanks also symmetrical, each with centre door (infants/others at opposite ends) and tall round-arched stair window; original glazing; mutule cornice; wall-head stacks; piended and finialed roofs covered with Westmoreland slates. 2-storey gabled janitor's LODGE at NE is part of original composition; "Glasgow-style" wrought-iron railings enclose playground.

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