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Former Janitor's House To Former Woodside Public School, 30 Eldon Street, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Hillhead, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8721 / 55°52'19"N

Longitude: -4.2796 / 4°16'46"W

OS Eastings: 257462

OS Northings: 666680

OS Grid: NS574666

Mapcode National: GBR 0FG.JR

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.7NBP

Plus Code: 9C7QVPCC+V4

Entry Name: Former Janitor's House To Former Woodside Public School, 30 Eldon Street, Glasgow

Listing Name: 30 Eldon Street, Former Janitor's House to Former Woodside Public School, with Gatepiers and Railings

Listing Date: 29 May 2001

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395449

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48025

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Hillhead

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Tagged with: House

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Robert Dalglish, dated 1882. 2-storey, Jacobean janitor's lodge house on flat-iron plan, en suite with main school. Stugged ashlar with polished margins and quoins. Roll-moulded architraves to windows, with aprons. Stone mullions.

Bowed, narrow elevation to Eldon Street with bipartite window to each floor, dated, scroll-flanked tablet above cornice.

2-bay side elevations. Entrance portico to side / rear, square-section ashlar columns, entablature and parapet above. Section of ashlar wall adjoining.

Plate glass sash and case windows. Corniced ashlar wallhead stack. Grey slates.

GATEPIERS AND RAILINGS: square-section ashlar piers with panelled neck, cornice and tapered base to ball finial. Decorative, heavy cast-iron railings on ashlar dwarf wall.

Statement of Interest

Dalglish was also the architect of the former Woodside Public School, built at the same date and listed separately. The site of the 2 properties is now divided by the erection of a tall block of flats located in the former playground.

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