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Latitude: 55.8595 / 55°51'34"N
Longitude: -4.255 / 4°15'17"W
OS Eastings: 258960
OS Northings: 665224
OS Grid: NS589652
Mapcode National: GBR 0LM.J8
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.MZ1D
Plus Code: 9C7QVP5W+R2
Entry Name: Glasgow Herald Building, 63-69 Buchanan Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 63-69 (Odd Nos) Buchanan Street, Former Glasgow Herald Building
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376313
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32994
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
James Sellars (Campbell Douglas and Sellars), 1879.
4-storey and attic commercial building with modern ground
floor; 3 main bays with 2 narrow outer bays above.
Mezzanine with arched head of ground floor doorpiece
projecting into it and panels with putti in relief holding
newspaper; giant order of Corinthian columns rising
through 1st and 2nd floors with recessed central bay
flanked by fluted columns, outer main bays slightly
canted; 3rd floor narrow bays set back behind
balustrade with statuary; 3 square projecting window to
outer main bays with aediculed dormers above.
Site of open market 1830-37.
Alterations (1938) by Keppie Henderson for Mitchell
Street elevation see 60-76 Mitchell Street.
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