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Glasgow, Pollokshields, 328 Albert Drive, Craigholme School Infant Department

School (Period Unassigned), Villa (19th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, Pollokshields, 328 Albert Drive, Craigholme School Infant Department

Classification School (Period Unassigned), Villa (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Cliff House; Holmwood; Craigholme School Infant Department

Canmore ID 158047

Site Number NS56SE 311

NGR NS 57097 63566

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/158047

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  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Govan (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

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Albert Drive

No 312, c.1875. Villa with window and other features not unlike nearby `Green Gables¿ of 1851, one of four Alexander Thomson villas demolished in the 1960s to make way for the Corporation¿s deck-access flats at St Andrew¿s Drive. No 328, 1891. Mannerisms inspired by `Greek¿ Thomson. Colonnaded first-floor bow window, with low cast-iron balustraded balcony, now Infant Department, Craigholme School. No 332, c.1880. Symmetrical villa with distinctive moulding and sculptural detail.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

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