Alterations to 14 Lansdowne Crescent

M170 Alterations to 14 Lansdowne Crescent

Address: 14, Lansdowne Crescent, Glasgow G20 6NQ
Date: 1899–1900
Client: C. C. S. Parsons
Authorship: Authorship category 4 (Office) (Office)

John Honeyman & Keppie's drawings submitted to the Glasgow Dean of Guild Court show internal sanitary improvements to the large sandstone terraced house of stockbroker C. C. S. Parsons. 1 New rooms with windows were built and W.C.s installed in the basement and on the ground floor, and a bathroom and separate W.C. on the attic floor. Associated plumbing and tile work were also carried out.

Authorship: This is one of over 270 jobs carried out in the office of John Honeyman & Keppie (Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh from 1901) during Mackintosh's time there. Mackintosh undoubtedly worked on many of these, but there is no specific evidence for his involvement in this case.

Cost from office job book: £272 16s 10d

Status: Standing building

Current use: Residential (2014)

Listing category: B: Listed as '2–28 (inclusive) Lansdowne Crescent and 386 Great Western Road'

Historic Scotland/HB Number: 32215

RCAHMS Site Number: NS56NE 3587

Grid Reference: NS 57712 66950

GPS coordinates: lat = 55.874636, lng = -4.275804   (Map)


1: Glasgow Post Office Directory 1898–9, p. 468.