Listed Building

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Address/Name of Site


Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NS 54842 67221
254842, 667221


Architect, WM Whyte of 103 West Regent Street, Glasgow, circa 1905. 4-storey basement and attic tenement. Scots Baronial. 20 unequal bays, 1st, 5th, 6th, 10th, 11th, 15th, 16th, 20th bays canted. Stugged coursers with stugged ashlar central section, bull-nosed snecked S return. Symmetrical group of 4 5-bay sections. Each section with sash and case windows, many altered. 3 stairs oversailing basement area, central close entry, narrow, margined lights to either side with sculptured tympana, corbelled, blind balustraded balcony to bipartite

above. Ground floor rope-moulded cornice. 1st floor rope-moulded margined windows arranged 3-1-2-1-3, elaborate strapwork over console corniced central windows. 2nd floor windows on stepped cill band and linked by continuous hoodmould sculptured aprons to outer canted bays, central pointed windows. 3rd floor windows 2 and 1-light steeply pedimented decorative dormers, taller central gable, corbelled out at 2nd floor; flanking tourelles with elaborate finials. Half-hipped slate roof. Interlaced cast-iron boundary railings.

Statement of Special Interest

Formerly Inverclyde Gardens. Designed originally for Alex Morrison and others and approved on 12 May 1899. Amended design for Andrew Kesson and others approved by Scotstoun Estates Office on 16 August 1902.



P.O.D; Worsdall Collection, Ref P44, 21 August 1902. Additional information courtesy of Iain Paterson, City of Glasgow District Council.

About Listed Buildings

Historic Environment Scotland is responsible for designating sites and places at the national level. These designations are Scheduled monuments, Listed buildings, Inventory of gardens and designed landscapes and Inventory of historic battlefields.

We make recommendations to the Scottish Government about historic marine protected areas, and the Scottish Ministers decide whether to designate.

Listing is the process that identifies, designates and provides statutory protection for buildings of special architectural or historic interest as set out in the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings which are found to be of special architectural or historic interest using the selection guidance published in Designation Policy and Selection Guidance (2019)

Listed building records provide an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building which has been identified by its statutory address. The description and additional information provided are supplementary and have no legal weight.

These records are not definitive historical accounts or a complete description of the building(s). If part of a building is not described it does not mean it is not listed. The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site which is known as the statutory address. Other than the name or address of a listed building, further details are provided for information purposes only. Historic Environment Scotland does not accept any liability for any loss or damage suffered as a consequence of inaccuracies in the information provided. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing. Even if a number or name is missing from a listing address it will still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing also applies to buildings or structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage (or land) of the listed building as long as they were erected before 1 July 1948.

While Historic Environment Scotland is responsible for designating listed buildings, the planning authority is responsible for determining what is covered by the listing, including what is listed through curtilage. However, for listed buildings designated or for listings amended from 1 October 2015, legal exclusions to the listing may apply.

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