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137-143 (Odd Nos) Sauchiehall Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8645 / 55°51'52"N

Longitude: -4.2581 / 4°15'29"W

OS Eastings: 258782

OS Northings: 665788

OS Grid: NS587657

Mapcode National: GBR 0KK.XG

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.KVKK

Entry Name: 137-143 (Odd Nos) Sauchiehall Street

Listing Date: 21 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376703

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33171

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

John Keppie (Honeyman and Keppie), 1904. 5-storey and attic,
Edwardian Baroque commercial building with modern shops at
ground floor, 5 main bays. Ashlar. Advanced outer bays,
canted, rising from 1st to 3rd floor. All windows sash and
case in architraves with multi-pane upper sash. 1st floor
sculpted frieze in canted bays, repeated at 2nd floor;
single lights in lugged architraves in central bays with
sculpted tympana in triangular and segmental pediments. 2nd
floor 3 2-light windows in continuous architrave, Roman Ionic
central mullions. 3rd floor windows with Gibbs surrounds,
corbelled cornice above. 3 arched and keystoned 4th floor
windows with wrought-iron balustrade; plain architraved
windows in outer bays with escutcheons. Eaves dentil cornice.
Attic storey over outer bays with pedimented windows in Gibbs
surround framed by banded columns and open segmental
pediments.

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