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5 Graham Street Including Flanking Walls

A Category B Listed Building in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8663 / 55°51'58"N

Longitude: -3.9799 / 3°58'47"W

OS Eastings: 276196

OS Northings: 665450

OS Grid: NS761654

Mapcode National: GBR 00NL.5Y

Mapcode Global: WH4QB.VT06

Entry Name: 5 Graham Street Including Flanking Walls

Listing Date: 19 April 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356151

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20940

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Airdrie

County: North Lanarkshire

Town: Airdrie

Electoral Ward: Airdrie Central

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan, tripartite symmetrical classical bank with projecting pediment to centre. Painted ashlar. Base course, giant pilasters supporting Tuscan entablature. Shouldered architrave to windows.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: slightly advanced, pilastered and pedimented entrance bay at centre, stone steps to doorway; doorpiece with square-section engaged columns, supporting balustraded entablature. Tall, tripartite, stone-mullioned, windows to outer bays. Regular fenestration to upper storey.

N (REAR) ELEVATION: 2-storey, 3-bay gabled addition to centre, irregular fenestration to returns, single storey slated lean-to to gable end. Single window to upper storey of right bay, door to ground and window to upper storey of left bay.

E (SIDE) ELEVATION: blank gable end.

W (SIDE) ELEVATION: advanced, full-height bowed bay to centre with ground and 1st floor windows to N face.

Plate glass timber frame sash and case windows. Grey slates, lead flashing. Coped skews, coped gable stacks.

INTERIOR: modern bank fittings to ground. Upper floor not seen 2001.

FLANKING WALLS: symmetrical, single storey walls flanking principal elevation. Eaves course with blocking, segmental carriage arches to centre with projecting margins. Arch to E blocked with slated lean-to to rear.

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