History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1-18 (Inclusive Nos) Walmer Crescent and 1, 3, 5a, 5b Cessnock Street

A Category A Listed Building in Govan, Glasgow

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.8522 / 55°51'7"N

Longitude: -4.2946 / 4°17'40"W

OS Eastings: 256450

OS Northings: 664489

OS Grid: NS564644

Mapcode National: GBR 0BP.HX

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.056H

Entry Name: 1-18 (Inclusive Nos) Walmer Crescent and 1, 3, 5a, 5b Cessnock Street

Listing Date: 6 July 1966

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377972

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33876

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Govan

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Find accommodation in


Alexander Thomson (firm of A and G Thomson), 1857-62. Greek Thomsonesque. Complete terrace, curved on plan, with terminal blocks.

3 storeys over basement; ashlar, channelled at ground, banded at 1st, pilastraded windows at 2nd floor, deep main entablature, intermittent projecting bays a storey lower, parapetted and with pilastraded 1st floor windows. Sash windows; stacks; slate roofs. Detailing continued on terminal blocks and on return elevations, recessed and curved corner bay at SE, subway entrance set behind. Doorways mostly have recessed archtrave with disc detail; cast-iron railings with arcaded detailing.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.