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147 St Vincent Street and 91 Wellington Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8617 / 55°51'42"N

Longitude: -4.2602 / 4°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 258639

OS Northings: 665476

OS Grid: NS586654

Mapcode National: GBR 0KL.GH

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.JXJR

Entry Name: 147 St Vincent Street and 91 Wellington Street

Listing Date: 21 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376638

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33143

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

W Hunter McNab (Leiper and McNab), circa 1904-5. Free
classical commercial building. Ashlar. 6 storeys
(basement to Wellington Street); 3 x 7 bays. Arched
ground floor on cill band with 3-light windows to
St Vincent Street, 2-light to Wellington Street, arched
and pilastered double doorpiece with recessed, double
arched entrances. Bipartites with column mullions 1st
floor, except outer bays St Vincent Street shouldered
windows set in panels 2nd. Giant Roman Doric columns
supported on corbels rise through 3rd and 4th floors.
Keyblocked arched recesses to centre bay St Vincent
Street and all bays to Wellington Street at 3rd floor.
Simple bipartites in attic. Sash and case windows with
glazing bars; 8 panes to upper sash, 2 to lower.
Projecting main modillion cornice. 6th floor bipartite
windows separated by pilasters. Die parapet. No 68 St
Vincent Lane linked by arched gangways to No 89
Wellington Street.

Statement of Interest

Previously 153 St Vincent Street.

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