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8-16 Broomknoll Street, Airdrie

A Category C Listed Building in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire

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Latitude: 55.8654 / 55°51'55"N

Longitude: -3.9809 / 3°58'51"W

OS Eastings: 276129

OS Northings: 665355

OS Grid: NS761653

Mapcode National: GBR 00MM.Y8

Mapcode Global: WH4QB.TTJW

Plus Code: 9C7RV289+5J

Entry Name: 8-16 Broomknoll Street, Airdrie

Listing Name: 8-16 (Even Nos) Broomknoll Street

Listing Date: 21 March 2002

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395973

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48546

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Airdrie

County: North Lanarkshire

Town: Airdrie

Electoral Ward: Airdrie Central

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Circa 1860. 2-storey, 6-bay, rectangular-plan, symmetrical, gabled, classical tenement with shops to ground. Yellow ashlar sandstone to facade, squared and snecked rubble to sides and rear. Dividing band between 1st and 2nd storey, eaves course, profiled guttering. Plain margins, projecting lintels to 2nd storey windows.

E (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 4 modern plate glass shop fronts to ground, entrance to stairwell to centre. Regular fenestration to upper storey; tripartite windows with pilaster mullions to outer bays, paterae to frieze above; symmetrical wallhead stacks to penultimate outer bays.

W (REAR) ELEVATION: irregular fenestration.

N (SIDE) ELEVATION: obscured by abutting building.

S (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind gable end obscured at ground by abutting building.

Tilt-and-turn plate glass windows. Grey slates, lead flashing. Cast-iron rainwater goods. Coped gable stacks.

INTERIORS: modern shop fittings to ground. Tenements converted to dentist's practice at 1st floor.

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