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116-120 Argyle Street, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8583 / 55°51'29"N

Longitude: -4.2544 / 4°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 258992

OS Northings: 665088

OS Grid: NS589650

Mapcode National: GBR 0LM.NP

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.M09S

Plus Code: 9C7QVP5W+86

Entry Name: 116-120 Argyle Street, Glasgow

Listing Name: 116-120 (Even Nos) Argyle Street

Listing Date: 4 September 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375435

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32617

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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William Spence, 1873. Renaissance style warehouse;
4-storey with modern attic and shop front at ground.
Symmetrical 8 bays to 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors, of 3-2-3 form.
Ashlar facade. Evidence of former porch below
cills of central bipartite 1st floor windows with pilastered
jambs, each group of windows flanked by carved panels,
with shell motifs in entablature above, 2nd floor round
arched windows with attached column jambs and masque
keystones, each group flanked by paired, attached Ionic
columns, with entablature above. 3rd floor detailed as
2nd floor but with segmental-headed windows and no
frieze below cornice. Paired brackets to main dentil
cornice, with slightly projecting segmental pediment over
centre bays, breaking into parapet. Regrettable
flat-roofed attic addition.

Statement of Interest

Information by courtesy of Buildings of Scotland Research

Unit. Linked with 12 Buchanan Street also by William

Spence 1873.

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