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Latitude: 55.8254 / 55°49'31"N
Longitude: -4.2982 / 4°17'53"W
OS Eastings: 256125
OS Northings: 661514
OS Grid: NS561615
Mapcode National: GBR 3Q.6202
Mapcode Global: WH3P7.YVD2
Entry Name: 2025 Pollokshaws Road and Bengal Street, Pollokshaws Burgh Hall
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 378117
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33953
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Newlands/Auldburn
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Robert Rowand Anderson, 1895-8 (1897 datestone). Burgh Hall. Scots renaissance, said to be deliberately reproducing details of the Glasgow College, which began demolition several years beforehand. Snecked bull-faced ashlar, polsihed dressings. Strap work pediments, crowstepped gables, square tower with distinctive cupola of the Glasgow College type. Asymmetrical, tall gabled main range orientated E-W, with main gabled W front, tower at N (left) fronting lower square-plan range with L-plan pitched roof. Slated roofs with decorative axial ventilators, single tall prominent stack rises from between roof pitches.
Modern iron railings on low boundary walls, corniced gatepiers, some with pyramidal caps.
Anderson also worked at Pollock House for Stirling Maxwell.
Change of Category December 1998.
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