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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: 66-72 (Even Nos) James Watt Street (Known As 72 James Watt Street)
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 376462
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33070
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Probably J Stephen 1847-8. Tall classical warehouse, 4 storeys and full-height attic (added 1881) 9 bays. Ashlar, channelled to ground floor (ground floor raised on plinth). 3 centre bays shallow advanced, 4 Doric pilasters rise through 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors and support very deep entablature and pediment; centre (altered) square-headed entrance, 2 flanking arched and voussoired openings now filled with flat lintels. Original attic storey in frieze. Outer bays segmental headed windows in ground with voussoirs original attic windows set in panels, giant pilasters at outer angles. Later attic windows with architraves. Slate roof.
INTERIOR: fireproof jack-arch construction in basement, cast-iron with timber beams above.
Built for William Connala and Co, Storekeepers. Attic added for James C Alston (cost $3,500). Building demolished Spring 1995, facade retained.
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