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31-70 (EXCLUDING NOS 35A,36A,37A,39A) ST VINCENT CRESCENT AND 30 CORUNNA STREET (Ref:33129)

This building is in the Glasgow, City Of Council and the Glasgow Burgh. It is a category A building and was listed on 15/12/1970.

Group Items: N/A, Group Cat: N/A, Map Ref: NS 5619 6581.

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.

Notes

Continuous in design with Corunna Street. St Vincent Crescent and associated streets form an exceptional continuous group of domestic buildings.

References

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.

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