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Gartloch Road, Gartloch Hospital, West Lodge

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8817 / 55°52'54"N

Longitude: -4.1093 / 4°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 268153

OS Northings: 667409

OS Grid: NS681674

Mapcode National: GBR 3Y.2GZ0

Mapcode Global: WH4Q8.VFDB

Entry Name: Gartloch Road, Gartloch Hospital, West Lodge

Listing Date: 14 June 1991

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377955

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33871

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: North East

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Thomson and Sandilands, built c1892, single storey gate lodge. French Renaissance with Arts and Crafts details in red snecked sandstone. L-plan with entrance in re-entrant. Incorporates screen wall and gate pier.

N ELEVATION: canted bay with base course, transomed windows with half timbered gable brought out to front of bay with paired wooden bracket supports. Plain bargeboards with projecting heads of purlins. To left, screen wall dropping down in stages, 1st 2 balustraded heads with terminal ball finials, 1st one with slot detail as in boiler house and blank oculus beneath. To right of bay, screen wall to gate pier and bipartite window resting on ogee corbelled base and pediment above plain frieze, balustraded with ball finail to left. At rear of wall, stone seat in re-entrant.

GATE PIER: banded with shallow round-headed, interrupted recess, moulded cornice, blocking course with modern lamp.

W ELEVATION: doorway in re-entrant behind screen wall with stone seat, leading to flat roofed porch with bipartite, mullioned and transomed window, balustraded and ball-finialed. To right, gable with tripartite mullioned and transomed, cornice window, gable with moulded cope and round head flanked by ball finials. Prominent chimney stack on N wing of L, with corner pilasters flanking round headed blind features, plain entblature with cornice and chamfered head.

REAR ELEVATION: plain

Statement of Interest

See Gartloch Hospital, Asylum Section, Hospital Section and Original Nurses Home.

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