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Anniesland Court

Door open days

15 September 2018 (Tours: Sat-Sun 12:00am, 12:45pm, 1:30pm, 2:15pm, 3:00pm, 3:45pm, 4:30pm; 30 minutes)

16 September 2018

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival

At 22-storeys high, Anniesland Court is the tallest listed building in Scotland and Glasgow’s only Grade A-listed tower block. Visitors will be taken to a top floor to see communal areas and views of the city.

Built between 1968 and 1970 and designed by Jack Holmes & Partners, 843 Crow Road is located in the heart of Anniesland at the junction of Crow Road and Great Western Road. Constructed at a time when the Glasgow Corporation was building tower blocks throughout the city, Anniesland Court remains one of the finest examples of these megastructures. With its split level flats and a separate service tower it was perhaps inspired by Ernő Goldfinger's Balfron Tower (which itself was the inspiration for his later and more famous Trellick Tower). This is a rare opportunity to visit Anniesland Court, which is fully let and popular amongst residents.

 

 

Parking info: On street parking available - charges apply

Accessibility: All areas are accessible, but there may be difficulties for wheelchair users.

Additional: Visitors will not be given access to people's houses. Only one level will be open which includes viewing areas.

 

Key Information

Architect: J Holmes & Partners

Building Date: 1970

Where to find us

Address
  • 843 Crow Road
  • G13 1LG