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48 CLEVEDEN DRIVE, STONELEIGH, AND GATEPIERSLB32306

Status: Designated

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Summary

Information

  • Category: A
  • Group Category Details: B - See Notes
  • Date Added: 15/12/1970

Location

  • Local Authority: Glasgow
  • Planning Authority: Glasgow
  • Burgh: Glasgow

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NS 55976 68019
  • Coordinates: 255976, 668019

Description

H E Clifford, architect; built circa 1900-10. Asymmetrical Elizabethan-style villa built on steeply sloping site. Mainly

2 storeys and basement with 3-storey tower to W. Stugged

ashlar with polished margins and quoins. Windows mainly bi- or tripartite with transoms and/or mullions; roll-moulded reveals

to those of S facade; hollow chamfered to N and E.

N facade with 2 storey, 3-bay block with porte-cochere to left;

Ionic pilasters at angles, corniced and with elaborate pierced

ashlar balustrade. Depressed arch doorpiece with bold keystone

and art nouveau panelled door. To right 2 full-height canted

bay windows with embattled parapet. Ground floor lights

round-headed with cusp tracery. At right projecting 3-storey

square tower with round-headed door with square hoodmould.

Shallow canted tripartite oriel window supported on corbel

course to 2nd floor. Otherwise asymmetrically placed bipartites

or narrow transomed lights with small-pane glazing. Stair

turret feature to re-entrant angle, corbelled embattled parapet.

Linking porte-cochere and tower, balustrade with die pedestals supporting ball finials.

Single storey wings to E and W with deep basements; that to E

with deep parapet and pinnacles.

S elevation with full-height bay windows with gables flanking balustraded balcony to 4-light ground floor window. Slate

roofs, tall axial and wallhead stacks plain skews and

skewstones.

INTERIOR: elaborate interior with good carved timber or

marble chimneypieces, some details Jacobean, other in the

Glasgow style. Carved timber balusters and newel posts; stair

window with good leaded and stained glass. Good panelling,

fitted cupboards, doorcases and light fittings.

Low coped ashlar wall to garden with 2 pairs of tall banded

ashlar gatepiers.

Statement of Special Interest

Part of Cleveden Crescent B group.

References

Bibliography

Information by courtesy of the Buildings of Scotland Research

Unit. Plans and interiors in H Muthesius THE ENGLISH HOUSE,

1979 pp 138 ff.

Interiors illustrated Studio Year Book (of Decorative Art)

1906, pp 1, 14, 22, 25, 33-4.

About Designations

Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

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