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Latitude: 55.8578 / 55°51'28"N
Longitude: -4.2429 / 4°14'34"W
OS Eastings: 259707
OS Northings: 665012
OS Grid: NS597650
Mapcode National: GBR 0NM.ZW
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.S1R4
Plus Code: 9C7QVQ54+4R
Entry Name: Bow's Emporium, 61 High Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 61-65 (Odd Nos) High Street and Bell Street, (Bows Emporium)
Listing Date: 4 September 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375581
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32719
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Later 19th century. 3-storey and attic warehouse, altered
1908 by Burnet Boston and Carruthers. Plainer but generally
similar in style to 59-83 Bell Street (see separate item).
Rendered painted walling; good cast iron columned ground floor
with modern glazed frontage. Simple 12-bay elevation to Bell
Street, 9-bay elevation to High Street with central full height
arched window. All windows single light, all reglazed with
modern pivot sashes. To High Street these are flanked by giant
order pilasters, all windows recessed. To Bell Street, masonry
panels between windows, 2nd floor windows plain. Cornice over
ground and 1st, cill courses to 2nd. Eaves cornice with deep
parapet, dormers with pediments, to angle more decorative with cartouches. Mansard slate roofs, French roofs to angles.
See also 59-83 Bell Street.
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