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1 Langside Avenue, Langside Hall

A Category A Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8315 / 55°49'53"N

Longitude: -4.2775 / 4°16'39"W

OS Eastings: 257445

OS Northings: 662151

OS Grid: NS574621

Mapcode National: GBR 0FY.Z9

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.8PBC

Entry Name: 1 Langside Avenue, Langside Hall

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374338

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32369

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Southside Central

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

John Gibson (of Gibson and MacDougall) 1847-9 as National
Bank of Scotland, Queen Street; re-erected without
significant change on this site 1901; A B MacDonald City
Engineer, assistant in charge named Horne. Rich Italian
Renaissance, with sculpture by John Thomas of London;
2 storeys over basement, symmetrical 5-bay front, all
rusticated; Ionic pilasters at ground - columns central -
and round-arched openings with masked keystones, Corinthian
order above, pedimented windows and swagged frieze, crest
central over wall-head and finials; roof concealed from
street; balustraded basement area. Interior work and rear
additions, also by MacDonald (James Sellars had previously
re-modelled Banking Hall in 1856).

Statement of Interest

Change of Category B to A 5.12.89

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