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Latitude: 55.8598 / 55°51'35"N
Longitude: -4.2509 / 4°15'3"W
OS Eastings: 259212
OS Northings: 665244
OS Grid: NS592652
Mapcode National: GBR 0MM.C5
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.NZY6
Plus Code: 9C7QVP5X+WJ
Entry Name: 223, 227, 229 Ingram Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 223-229 (Odd Nos) Ingram Street and 89 Miller Street
Listing Date: 4 September 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375622
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32737
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
James Boucher, 1875. Imposing commercial building with
French Renaissance details. 5-storeys and attic,
asymmetrical 4-bay facade to Ingram Street, symmetrical
5-bay (3-2-3-2-3) frontage to Miller Street. Ashlar,
channelled to 1st floor with rusticated quoins to
projecting end bays, modern ground floor.
INGRAM STREET: 3 windows in each bay, outer narrower
over entrance; round-arched to 1st floor with apron
panels and cavetto reveals; architraved and corniced to
2nd with heavily consoled, pierced balcony to E and
entrance bays; decorative architraves and keystones to
3rd floor with main cornice above; pilastered and
arcaded tripartites to 4th with cast-iron balconies,
broken segmental pediment over entrance bay; pedimented
MILLER STREET: similar detailing.
Raised bell-cast roof at angles with fish-scale slating;
ornate wrought-ironwork in crowns to raised roofs, 4th floor
balconies, parapet and dormer finials. Plate-glass glazing
pattern to sash and case windows.
Boucher had been apprenticed to Charles Wilson, and in
earlier years had worked with James Cousland.
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