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Gartloch Cottages, 2286 Gartloch Road, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in North East, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8811 / 55°52'52"N

Longitude: -4.0956 / 4°5'44"W

OS Eastings: 269006

OS Northings: 667314

OS Grid: NS690673

Mapcode National: GBR 3Z.2D3W

Mapcode Global: WH4Q9.1FZT

Plus Code: 9C7QVWJ3+CQ

Entry Name: Gartloch Cottages, 2286 Gartloch Road, Glasgow

Listing Name: 2270-2288 (Even Nos) Gartloch Road, Gartloch Hospital, Gartloch Cottages

Listing Date: 14 June 1991

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377965

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33873

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: North East

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Thomson and Sandiland, c1892. Symmetrical terrace of 10, 1-2 storey cottages, Arts and Crafts style with half-timbered gables and dormer heads, snecked rubble and ashlar dressings, mullioned windows, slate roofs deep eaves to gables and dormer heads with barge boards having slightly protruding purlin ends. Broad banded stone chimeny stacks. Cast iron railings before front gardens. Brick garden wall with coal sheds to rear.

FRONT ELEVATION; 20-bays at ground comprising pairs with doorway flanked by bipartite window for each cottage. 2-storey, gabled end bays, 1st floor slightly advanced on corbels, with 3 small windows in half-timbered panel. Small cast-iron bell-shped light fixture at angle. Centre 2 bays gables as end bays with 1st floor slightly advanced on corbels, pair of bipartites in half-timbered centre panel; roof flanking has 4-light dormer, single dormer and group with further 4-light dormer flanked by single dormers flanking.

SIDE ELEVATIONS: plain 1 1/2-storey, gabled bay with single window at upper floor. Single storey brick lean-to at rear with single small window, garden wall extending to coal shed.

REAR ELEVATIONS: some alterations. Single windows at ground floor, end bays gabled as at front. Brick, semi-detached lean-to porches to centre cottages with broad 6 small-light swept dormers above. 2 single dormers to left of centre bay (2 to right removed). Brick garden wall with stone coping; coal sheds having wooden colal-hole doors (some removed), and wooden doors in rear garden wall.

Statement of Interest

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

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