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105-113 (Odd Nos) St Vincent Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8613 / 55°51'40"N

Longitude: -4.2575 / 4°15'26"W

OS Eastings: 258809

OS Northings: 665430

OS Grid: NS588654

Mapcode National: GBR 0LL.1M

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.KYV0

Entry Name: 105-113 (Odd Nos) St Vincent Street

Listing Date: 21 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376632

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33137

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Frank Southorn, 1911-12. Edwardian classical commercial
building. 7 storeys and attic, 10 bays arranged
1-3-2-3-1 with facade divided into 5 vertical sections,
2nd and 4th projecting. Ashlar; 3/4 height, channelled
polished granite at ground floor, ashlar above, brick
flank walls. 3 arched entrances symmetrically placed,
swagged with number panels above. 2 tripartite windows
inner piers with central console heads survive in
Western bays; ground floor mutule cornice over fascia
projecting sections with bold corbelled balconies at 2nd
floor supporting seated figures. Sash and case windows
some with margin panes. 1st and 2nd floor outer and
central windows vertically linked in keyblocked
continuous architraves; repeated 3rd-5th floors with
scroll keystones. Continuous simple 2nd floor cornice.
Giant swagged anta order flanks projecting bays 3rd-5th
floors. Main mutule cornice. Parapet attic pierced with
windows; scrolls with carved lion heads flank projecting
bays. Green tiled mansard roof, corniced stacks. Nos
109-13 with polished granite curb and piers supporting
decorative cast-iron railings to unusual basement steps.

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