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93 St Vincent Street and 20, 22 Renfield Street, Savings Bank of Glasgow, (Bank of Scotland Chambers)

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8613 / 55°51'40"N

Longitude: -4.2565 / 4°15'23"W

OS Eastings: 258869

OS Northings: 665422

OS Grid: NS588654

Mapcode National: GBR 0LL.7N

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.LY92

Entry Name: 93 St Vincent Street and 20, 22 Renfield Street, Savings Bank of Glasgow, (Bank of Scotland Chambers)

Listing Date: 22 March 1977

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376630

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33135

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Andrew Balfour and Stewart, 1924-6. 6 storeys and
basement commercial building. Steel frame with Blaxter
stone facades, rusticated 1st floor, brick E side and
rear. 5 bays to St Vincent Street arranged 1-3-1, 8 to
Renfield Street arranged 1-2-2-2-1, street elevations
similarly detailed. Massive segmentally pedimented
doorpiece to St Vincent Street with figure sculpture and
coat of arms. Marble doorpiece to No 20 Renfield Street
with lion mask over.
Greek-key frieze over ground floor. 1st-3rd floors:
simply detailed margined windows to centre bays outer
with boldly consoled cornices at 1st, 2nd and 3rd in
linking frame with stylised husk deoration; upper 2
storeys giant pilastrade to inner bays, outer windows
with giant pilasters; balconies to 4th. Swag frieze with
lion masks and modillion cornice with acroters; low
parapets.
INTERIOR: marble Corinthian pilastered banking hall,
coffered ceiling with modillions. Chimneypiece with
marble canopy on sculpted corbels. Bracketted mahogany
counters.

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