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Towerdene & Gatepiers, 14 Langside Drive, Cathcart

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8209 / 55°49'15"N

Longitude: -4.2783 / 4°16'41"W

OS Eastings: 257356

OS Northings: 660976

OS Grid: NS573609

Mapcode National: GBR 3R.66K0

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.7YYH

Plus Code: 9C7QRPCC+9M

Entry Name: Towerdene & Gatepiers, 14 Langside Drive, Cathcart

Listing Name: 14 Langside Drive and Corrour Road, Towerdene Including Gatepiers and Perimeter Walls

Listing Date: 17 June 1992

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378093

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33935

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Newlands/Auldburn

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Late 19th/early 20th century villa on gushet site, driveway enters grounds at SW corner garden. Villa is 2-storeys; asymmetrical; basically L-plan; rock-faced red ashlar, polished dressings, part white plastered and timber framed at upper level; advanced gable right with balustraded deep bowed window at ground, cross window above; entrance bay in re-entrant angle (gabled timber porch) and above, an attic room well-lit and with red tiled steeply pitched and finialled roof; to left, west gable end is canted, glazing includes multi-panes, mainly sashes; coped end stacks; green slate roof.

Perimeter wall to street also rock-faced ashlar, corniced square gatepiers are polished and channelled (one with wrought-iron lamp bracket), decorative cast-iron gates and railings alongside. At NE corner, a pedestrian gate opening onto Langside Road, steps in garden lead to house.

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