Listed Building

The only legal part of the listing under the Planning (Listing Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997 is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing – see 'About Listed Buildings' below for more information. The further details below the 'Address/Name of Site' are provided for information purposes only.

Address/Name of Site

31-70 (EXCLUDING NOS 35A,36A,37A,39A) ST VINCENT CRESCENT AND 30 CORUNNA STREETLB33129

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
A
Date Added
15/12/1970
Local Authority
Glasgow
Planning Authority
Glasgow
Burgh
Glasgow
NGR
NS 56858 65807
Coordinates
256858, 665807

Description

Alexander Kirkland, 1850 onwards. 3-storey classical

tenement, some basements. Long range; 1st 11 bays

from E and 12-bay central section raised. Polished

ashlar, channelled at ground floor. Alternate close and

main door, pilastered entries except 2 close entries

together at Nos 50 and 51; recessed doors mainly with

fanlights and sidelights to main doors. Doric square

pillared porticos with responds at Nos 31, 32, 33, 49,

52, coupled at Nos 50 and 51. Ground floor cornice

forming 1st floor cill band. All windows sash and case

in architraves, mainly 12-pane glazing; 1st floor

windows shoulder architraved, corniced, pedimented in

eastern raised section and 3rd, 6th, 7th and 10th bays

from E of central section; aprons, moulded cills. Eaves

frieze, cornice. Die parapet, balustraded in lower

sections.

ELEVATION TO CORUNNA STREET: 9 bays. Pilastered entry at

No 30 Corunna Street. 1st floor windows as main

elevation. Corniced wallhead stack breaking through

parapet with piers. Coped boundary wall running to lane

at rear.

Statement of Special Interest

Continuous in design with Corunna Street.

St Vincent Crescent and associated streets form an

exceptional continuous group of domestic buildings.

References

Bibliography

Worsdall F, SCOTTISH FIELD March 1965; Doak (ed) 1977,

No 75. Glasgow Past and Present vol 1 p.253. Gomme and

Walker 1968 pp 99-101, 111, 295.

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.

If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the 1997 Act. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect subsequent legislation.

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