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Latitude: 55.8571 / 55°51'25"N
Longitude: -4.2477 / 4°14'51"W
OS Eastings: 259405
OS Northings: 664937
OS Grid: NS594649
Mapcode National: GBR 0NN.04
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.Q1GQ
Plus Code: 9C7QVQ42+RW
Entry Name: 137 Trongate, Glasgow
Listing Name: 137 Trongate
Listing Date: 4 September 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 375681
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32775
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Building
James Sellars, architect, 1885. 4-storey 3-bay Free
Renaissance warehouse. Polished red ashlar. Ground
floor with unfortunate modern shopfront.
Banded masonry to 1st, wide central tripartite,
shallow-bowed oriel, polished red granite Ionic columns
flank central light. Oriel flanked by single lights. 2nd
has central 3-light canted window, all bays flanked by
pilasters and with pilastered reveals. Galleried 3rd
floor with windows grouped 2-3-2 with engaged pillars
between bays linking columned arcade. 1st floor windows
sash and case with plate-glass glazing, 2-pane casements
to 2nd and 3rd. Cornices over each floor, to 1st
delicate festoon frieze. Eaves cornice and delicate and
fine wrought-iron balustrade to parapet. Die pedestals
flank balustrade, corniced end stacks, slate roofs.
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