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Latitude: 55.8583 / 55°51'29"N
Longitude: -4.2638 / 4°15'49"W
OS Eastings: 258401
OS Northings: 665104
OS Grid: NS584651
Mapcode National: GBR 0JM.RQ
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.G0TS
Plus Code: 9C7QVP5P+8F
Entry Name: Warehouses, 44-72 James Watt Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: 44-54 (Even Nos) James Watt Street (Known As 60 James Watt Street)
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376461
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33069
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Circa 1863. Tall classical warehouse, 3 storeys, basement and attic, 13 bays. Ashlar frontage, ground floor channelled, 3 outer bays shallow advanced, broad band course over ground floor gives base for Roman Doric pilasters supporting entablature with deep frieze into which attic windows inserted. Central arched entrance with consoled keystone; 2-leaf panelled door with wicket. Plain basement openings in
plinth with 1 shute in each outer block. All ground floor windows segmentally headed with voussoirs. 1st and 2nd floor windows linked in tall architraved and lugged frames with ramped heads; string course and aprons between 1st and 2nd. Bold entablature, with simplified triglyphs. Recessed parapet.
INTERIOR: basement cast-iron columns support brick vaulting; above cast-iron columns support double coupled timber beams and timber floors.
Built for Thomas Mann as grain and general freestores. Building demolished Spring 1995, facade retained.
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