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7 Graham Street

A Category C Listed Building in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8663 / 55°51'58"N

Longitude: -3.9797 / 3°58'46"W

OS Eastings: 276207

OS Northings: 665451

OS Grid: NS762654

Mapcode National: GBR 00NL.6Y

Mapcode Global: WH4QB.VT26

Entry Name: 7 Graham Street

Listing Date: 19 April 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356152

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20941

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Airdrie

County: North Lanarkshire

Town: Airdrie

Electoral Ward: Airdrie Central

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

William Railton, 1870. 3-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan, gabled, Jacobethan former bank. Advanced canted bay to ground floor centre, large dormers breaking eaves. Bull-faced red sandstone with ashlar margins. Long and short quoins. Base course, moulded and billeted cill height band to 3rd storey. Stopped, shouldered hoodmoulds to openings.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: advanced canted bay with coped parapet, flanked by twin semicircular-arched entrances; stone steps to modern timber doors with semicircular-arched fanlights, roll moulded to reveals, intertwined 'CBC' monogram carved over left door. 4 square-headed windows to 2nd floor. Segmentally-arched dormers breaking eaves to 3rd floor, terminating in star finials to outer bays and ball-finial to centre; ashlar gable walls rising to form skew putts.

N (REAR) ELEVATION: not seen 2001.

E (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind gable end partially obscured by abutting building.

W (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind gable end

Plate glass, timber sash and case windows. Grey slates, lead flashing. Decorative cast-iron guttering with strapwork brackets and canted hoppers. Coped, raised skews and gable stacks.

INTERIOR: ground floor refitted as modern bar, upper floors not seen 2001.

Statement of Interest

The building is currently in use as a public bar and was formerly the Clydesdale Bank.

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