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88 Green Street, St James Public School Including Janitor's House and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Calton, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8527 / 55°51'9"N

Longitude: -4.2327 / 4°13'57"W

OS Eastings: 260329

OS Northings: 664416

OS Grid: NS603644

Mapcode National: GBR 0RP.1Q

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.Y5L3

Entry Name: 88 Green Street, St James Public School Including Janitor's House and Railings

Listing Date: 16 March 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377895

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33843

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Calton

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Thomson and Sandilands circa 1895 as board school. Occupies street corner site. Tall 3-storey block, symmetrical front to Green Street, 3 + 3 + 3 bays, advanced centre; stone-cleaned snecked red Dumfriesshire ashlar, polished dressings, flat ornament, renaissance detailing to 1st floor openings; raised panel over centre; original glazing pattern, an individual design; entrances in deeply recessed bays on shorter flanks; at rear, big centre wing, its end semi-polygonal on plan. Individual slate roofs with red-tile ridging. 2-storey janitors LODGE at SE corner of playground, compact on plan, some render patches in stonework. Decorative wrought-iron gates and railings, low stone coping.

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