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685 Alexandra Parade St Andrew's East Church Hall and Railings

A Category A Listed Building in Dennistoun, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.863 / 55°51'46"N

Longitude: -4.2083 / 4°12'29"W

OS Eastings: 261895

OS Northings: 665519

OS Grid: NS618655

Mapcode National: GBR 0XL.00

Mapcode Global: WH4Q7.BW9Q

Entry Name: 685 Alexandra Parade St Andrew's East Church Hall and Railings

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395996

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48569

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Dennistoun

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

James Salmon Junior and J Gaff Gillespie 1899 Church hall with exceptional Art Nouveau work. Snecked ashlar, polished dressings, red tile swept roof.

Single storey building with flank to street, 4 leaded small -paned wide windows with 2-centred arched heads, outer shallow bays breaking eaves, that to left containing entrance. Outstanding Art Nouveau carving (sculpture and inscriptions) to outer bays. Leaded bellcote to end gable.

Statement of Interest

Adapted for community use by Page and Park Architects 2002 but still in part-time ecclesiastical use. Neighbouring church is listed separately.

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