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176 Duke Street, Kirkhaven

A Category A Listed Building in Calton, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8588 / 55°51'31"N

Longitude: -4.2299 / 4°13'47"W

OS Eastings: 260527

OS Northings: 665091

OS Grid: NS605650

Mapcode National: GBR 0RM.MJ

Mapcode Global: WH4Q7.0Z1Z

Entry Name: 176 Duke Street, Kirkhaven

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378034

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33899

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Calton

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Peddie and Kinnear of Edinburgh, 1857-8, as Sydney Place UP Church; in the neo-Greek style favoured by the UPs. Classical Temple, portico to Duke Street, with pair giant Corinthian columns in antis, giant clasping pilasters at either side, huge central doorway recessed behind with disc architrave, sculptured frieze and tympanum, antefixae; deep entablature continued to 2-storey flanks. Polished ashlar, architraved windows; slate roof. Rich galleried interior.

Converted to a day centre 1975. Low hall at left, severe neo-Greek. Iron railed enclosure.

Statement of Interest

No longer in ecclesiastical use. Latterly Trinity-Duke Street Church.

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