Maria Villa Glasgow: Langside House, Greek Thomson

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Maria Villa Glasgow Property, Henry Watson Langside Home, Scottish Architect, Address, Date, Location

Maria Villa, Glasgow : Langside Property

Greek Thomson House: Strathclyde Residence, Historic western Scotland Home

post updated 6 Mar 2021

Architect: Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson

Maria Villa, Mansion House Road, Langside, Glasgow

Dates built: 1857-61

Maria Villa Glasgow

Maria Villa is a double villa featuring a couple of semi-detached houses. Maria Villa was built for Henry Watson and named after his wife.

Maria Villa Glasgow by Architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson:
Maria Villa Glasgow by Architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson
photo © Stephencdickson, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson

Architecture in Strathclyde

Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson – Key Work:

St Vincent Street Church
St Vincent Street Church
photo © Adrian Welch

Glasgow Walking Tours

Rennie Mackintosh – Key Works in the city:

Glasgow School of Art
Glasgow School of Art
photo © Adrian Welch

House for an Art Lover
House for an Art Lover
photo © Adrian Welch

St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art: 2 Castle Street. Opened in 1993, examines all the world’s major religious faiths. Admission Free.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928)


Briggait Centre design by Nicoll Russell Studios, based in Tayside

Kelvingrove Gallery – renewed by international architects BDP

CCA Glasgow – designed by Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson and refurbished by Glaswegian architecture practice Page / Park
CCA Glasgow
photo © Adrian Welch

Comments / photos for the Maria Villa – Langside House on Mansion House Road, built in 1857-61, page welcome

Website: Langside Glasgow