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Latitude: 55.7771 / 55°46'37"N
Longitude: -3.912 / 3°54'43"W
OS Eastings: 280167
OS Northings: 655407
OS Grid: NS801554
Mapcode National: GBR 113M.VX
Mapcode Global: WH4QY.W291
Entry Name: Wishaw, 177 Kirk Road Including Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 30 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395346
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47947
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Motherwell and Wishaw
County: North Lanarkshire
Electoral Ward: Wishaw
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Dated 1877. 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan, asymmetrical Jacobethan, gabled villa. Squared and snecked droved sandstone with raised bull-faced quoins. Base course, hood moulds to openings, predominantly bipartite windows with moulded stone mullions and reveals, over hanging eaves with fretwork barge boarding.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: stone step to entrance at centre, roll-moulding to reveal 2-leaf panelled door with shouldered plate glass fanlight, bracketted pentice stone canopy above. Small single-light window above with projecting cill. Advanced gabled bay to right with further advanced window to centre; plinth, entablature and decorative cast-iron balustrade; window to 1st floor with panel inscribed with stylised monogram and date above. Window to ground of bay to right; gabled single-light window breaking eaves above.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: small window to 1st floor centre. Window to ground of right bay below gabled window breaking eaves. Advanced brick-built, gabled office wing to left with gablehead chimney. Window to gable end, 2 doors to right return. Modern extension to right side of roof abutting main house.
E (SIDE) ELEVATION: Single windows to 1st floor and ground at rear.
W (SIDE) ELEVATION: blank.
INTERIOR: not seen 2000.
Predominantly plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Lead flashing. Cast-iron rainwater goods with decorative hoppers. Stone chimney stacks to gable ends with coped octagonal cans.
BOUNDARY WALL: low, coped, squared rubble wall.
Part of a row of late nineteenth century villas within grounds set back from the road along Cambusnethan Street. By repute to have been built by small scale but successful Victorian coal mine and iron works owners in the area.
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