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Latitude: 55.8598 / 55°51'35"N
Longitude: -4.2548 / 4°15'17"W
OS Eastings: 258974
OS Northings: 665257
OS Grid: NS589652
Mapcode National: GBR 0LM.L5
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.MZ45
Plus Code: 9C7QVP5W+W3
Entry Name: 83, 85 Buchanan Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 83, 85 Buchanan Street and 6 Mitchell Lane
Listing Date: 21 July 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376315
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32996
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Gillespie, Kidd and Coia, 1970. 4-storey office with shop at ground floor. Rectangular plan, 6 x 16 main bays with 5-bay rear elevation. Reinforced concrete with copper facing. Ground floor projecting shop fronts. 3 floors of shaped, jettied windows above. Cornice.
Built for BOAC now (1987) Halifax Building Society. An interesting example of the work of the celebrated architectural practice, Gillespie, Kidd & Coia.
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