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Latitude: 55.8791 / 55°52'44"N
Longitude: -4.1078 / 4°6'27"W
OS Eastings: 268238
OS Northings: 667110
OS Grid: NS682671
Mapcode National: GBR 3Y.2PB3
Mapcode Global: WH4Q8.WH3C
Entry Name: Gartloch Road, Gartloch Hospital Former Mortuary
Listing Date: 14 June 1991
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377954
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33870
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: North East
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Thomas and Sandilands, c1892-6, simple symmetrical single storey mortuary building for the asylum. French Renaissance style red sandstone.
PRINCIPAL ELEVATION: Base course, string course serving as transom thin stringcourse above lintel, eaves cornice. Central 2-leaf panelled door with blind stone-arched head, set in splayed arch with moulded head; entrance bay breaking eaves with parapet bounded by finialed blocks.
SIDE ELEVATION: windowless galbed with stack at centre, arched moulding at apex grid moulding below.
REAR ELEVATION: 3-bay. Centre bay with semi-circular window flanked by arched-headed tripartite windows in outer bays.
See also Gartloch Hospital, Asylum Section, Hospital Section and Original Nurses Home.
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