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90 Maxwell Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8563 / 55°51'22"N

Longitude: -4.254 / 4°15'14"W

OS Eastings: 259007

OS Northings: 664859

OS Grid: NS590648

Mapcode National: GBR 0LN.QF

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.M2HC

Entry Name: 90 Maxwell Street

Listing Date: 4 September 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375651

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32756

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Circa 1868. Commercial buildings of 2 phases. Maxwell
Street elevation: 4-storey and basement, 11-bay
warehouse. Ashlar, painted at ground. Pilastered
doorpiece at centre with fanlight, flanked by altered
windows. Further simple doorways in outer right bay
and 3rd bay from left. Frieze and moulded cornice
above; ground floor. Upper floors grouped 3-5-3, and
divided by giant pilaster strips cill or string courses.
Windows at 1st and 2nd floor with broad pilaster divides
and flanking architraved, round-arched bipartites at 3rd
floor. Deep moulded eaves cornice. End stacks. Slate
roof.
Sash and case windows, plate-glass glazing to lower
sashes and 2-light to upper at 1st and 2nd floor.
Decorative iron railings to aprons of ground floor
windows and basement openings.

Statement of Interest

Built for McCorquodales Printers, with features in

common with their adjoining and contemporary premises

in Howard Street. Their 1925 premises in Fox Street are

listed separately.

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