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21-31 (Odd Nos) (Known As 21) Buchanan Street and 8-28 (Even Nos) Mitchell Street

A Category A Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8587 / 55°51'31"N

Longitude: -4.2556 / 4°15'20"W

OS Eastings: 258918

OS Northings: 665134

OS Grid: NS589651

Mapcode National: GBR 0LM.FK

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.L0RG

Entry Name: 21-31 (Odd Nos) (Known As 21) Buchanan Street and 8-28 (Even Nos) Mitchell Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376310

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32991

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

William Spence, circa 1879. 4-storey, 10-bay warehouse/department
store with classical details. Modern ground floor, shop front.
Painted ashlar facade, cast-iron frame. Coupled Corinthian
pilastered doorpiece with sculpted frieze. 1st floor plain
pilasters. Giant order of Corinthian pilasters rising from
2nd to 3rd floor; blind balustrade to 2nd floor windows.
Sculpted details between 2nd and 3rd floors. Entablature and
main cornice. Balustraded parapet. Corinthian columned interior.

Statement of Interest

Originally Macdonald's Department Store now Frasers.

Upgraded B to A 21.7.88

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