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Latitude: 55.86 / 55°51'36"N
Longitude: -4.2405 / 4°14'25"W
OS Eastings: 259864
OS Northings: 665254
OS Grid: NS598652
Mapcode National: GBR 0PM.G2
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.TZW0
Plus Code: 9C7QVQ65+2Q
Entry Name: 215 High Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 215 High Street and 7-9 (Odd Nos) Nicholas Street
Listing Date: 22 March 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375585
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32722
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Building
Drawings signed William Forest Salmon FRIBA, 1894-95, building dated 1895. Narrow asymmetrical 2-bay 3-storey tenement with Edwardian Renaissance details, former bank premises to ground, now shop. Long return elevation to Nicholas Street, partly single storey. Polished red sandstone, polished pink granite basecourse.
HIGH STREET ELEVATION: roll-moulded door to right, above rises 4-light corbelled canted oriel to 1st and 2nd, good decorative over-lintel with leaded oculus. To left, basket-arched tripartite, round-arched bipartites to 1st and 2nd. All windows sash and case with plate-glass glazing. Stepped gable to left with statue at apex. Balustraded parapet to right with lead ogee-domed tempietoto.
NICHOLAS STREET: 2-bay return elevation to main High Street facade, to right single storey and attic irregular mews wing with shouldered windows and stepped gable to right. Bronze plaque records the site of the house of the poet Thomas Campbell, 1777-1844.
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