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Glasgow, 9 Lowther Terrace

Terraced House (20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, 9 Lowther Terrace

Classification Terraced House (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Great Western Road; Baxter House Eventide Home

Canmore ID 247924

Site Number NS56NE 4143

NGR NS 56300 67744

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/247924

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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

Summary Record (23 February 2012)

Designed by architect Sydney Mitchell, 1904-6. The middle house of the three house terrace of 8, 9 and 10 Lowther Terrace. Joined with No.s 8 and 10 in the 1940's to form a care home for the Church of Scotland. Probable separation of houses post development in 2007-8.

RCAHMS (CAJS) 2012.

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8-10 Lowther Terrace

Three grand Edwardian houses forming an irregular ashlar terrace, linked as a Church of Scotland Home, 1948, Noad & Wallace. No 8, 1904, James Miller. Jacobean Renaissance, simple interior. No 9, 1904, Sydney Mitchell. Scots Renaissance mid-terrace polished ashlar house. Bay windows linked by projecting first-floor balcony. Second-floor Jacobean dormers break roofline. Good plasterwork and first-floor library. No 10, 1900, James Miller. Renaissance, for J Cargill. Dutch Renaissance gable and attic. Ionic features at second-floor level. Delicate cast-iron balustraded balcony over doorway. Good Art Nouveau railings and second-floor balcony on west flank. Excellent interiors with Oscar Paterson stained-glass staircase window

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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Photographic Survey (7 February 2008)

Photographed by the Threatened Buildings Survey prior to re-development.

RCAHMS (CAJS) 2012.

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