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125-127 (Odd Nos) Candleriggs

A Category C Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8594 / 55°51'33"N

Longitude: -4.2455 / 4°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 259553

OS Northings: 665188

OS Grid: NS595651

Mapcode National: GBR 0NM.GB

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.RZJJ

Entry Name: 125-127 (Odd Nos) Candleriggs

Listing Date: 4 September 1989

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375481

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32646

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

F A MacDonald & Partners, reinforced concrete engineers. Designed 1937, completed late 1948. Commercial corner building. 3-storey with wide bays flanking canted angle. Reinforced concrete structure faced with ashlar with painted metal panels vertically between 4-light metal-framed windows, all set in panels. Blocking course raised at angle. Inside reset stones "1597" Blissit be ye Lord our God for all his giftis". Rebuilt 1824. Removed from building on this site and placed here 1939.

Statement of Interest

Office development built for George Calder Dunbar, builder. Engineers drawings signed by Dunbar himself.

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