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120 Sydney Street/Wellpark Street, Wellpark Occupational Centre

A Category B Listed Building in Calton, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8584 / 55°51'30"N

Longitude: -4.23 / 4°13'48"W

OS Eastings: 260518

OS Northings: 665052

OS Grid: NS605650

Mapcode National: GBR 0RM.LN

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.Z0WP

Entry Name: 120 Sydney Street/Wellpark Street, Wellpark Occupational Centre

Listing Date: 13 August 1991

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378057

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33907

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Calton

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

1867, as Wellpark Institute (Free Church School), now an occupational centre. Handsome Italianate composition, on corner site with 2 broadly sinilar elevations - end 2 storeys and near symmetrical with giant pilastered shallow advanced pedimented bays near either end; corner tower rises 2 storeys higher with domed octagonal top stage. Polished ashlar with architraved openings (mullioned windows in pedimented bays), deep entablature door to each front; sash windows; slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Latterly Wellpark Public School.

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