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89 Wilson Street with 52 Virginia Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8587 / 55°51'31"N

Longitude: -4.2497 / 4°14'58"W

OS Eastings: 259289

OS Northings: 665127

OS Grid: NS592651

Mapcode National: GBR 0MM.MK

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.P0KF

Entry Name: 89 Wilson Street with 52 Virginia Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375732

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32806

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Circa 1800. 4-storey classical tenement. Ashlar, painted
at ground. Cill courses, base course and main cornice.
N ELEVATION (WILSON STREET): 6-bay. Consoled cornices to
window of each bay, set slightly higher in 2nd and 5th
bays (originally doors); later entrance right of centre,
with panelled door. Architraved 1st and 2nd floor
windows, corniced at 1st. Fluted 1st floor cill course.
Pediment above centre 4 bays, with flanking blocking
course.
W ELEVATION (VIRGINIA STREET): 3-bay with pedimented
gable. Ground floor detailed as N front, simpler above
with blind windows to centre Apex stack.
S (REAR) ELEVATION: circular stairwell off-centre to
right with doorway at foot; irregularly spaced bays;
blind windows to outer left bay.
Plate-glass sash and case windows. Slates.

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