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Glasgow, Crow Road, Anniesland Court (Main Tower Block)

Tower Block (20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, Crow Road, Anniesland Court (Main Tower Block)

Classification Tower Block (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 833-861 Crow Road; 843 Crow Road; Bearsden Road; Great Western Road

Canmore ID 163179

Site Number NS56NW 136

NGR NS 54689 68874

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/163179

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Administrative Areas

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

Recording Your Heritage Online

Anniesland Court, 833-853 Crow Road, 1966, Jack Holmes & Ptnrs

A principal landmark of western Glasgow since its construction. Twenty-two-storey narrow rectangular-plan tower block on commercial podium, with adjoining three-storey block to south. Cladding to podium and three-storey block altered 1984. Podium shops linked by covered walkway to upper terrace and enclosed lift/stairtower to residential tower block. Glazed stair linked to tower at enclosed access deck every third floor. Mosaic faced pre-cast concrete cladding strips alternate with horizontal glazing, gables red brick faced. Refurbished early 2000s.

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

Architecture Notes

NS56NW 136.00 54689 68874

NS56NW 136.01 NS 54696 68825 Anniesland Court (Three Storey Block)

NS56NW 136.02 NS 54696 68846 Anniesland Court (Linking Terrace with Mall below)

NS56NW 136.03 NS 54690 68854 Anniesland Court (Linking Terrace with Mall below)

NS56NW 136.04 NS 54686 68858 Anniesland Court (Linking Terrace with Mall below)

NS56NW 136.05 NS 54683 68865 Anniesland Court (Linking Terrace with Mall below)

NS56NW 136.06 NS 54673 68866 Anniesland Court (Linking Terrace with Mall below)

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