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518 Sauchiehall Street and 333 Renfrew Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8664 / 55°51'58"N

Longitude: -4.2696 / 4°16'10"W

OS Eastings: 258070

OS Northings: 666016

OS Grid: NS580660

Mapcode National: GBR 0HJ.LT

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.DT34

Entry Name: 518 Sauchiehall Street and 333 Renfrew Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376762

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33198

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), 1903. Early Renaissance;

4-storey, 3-bay, gable fronted office building with early

19th century rear building attached at 1st floor level.

ELEVATION TO SAUCHIEHALL STREET: 1st and 2nd floor windows

sash and case with 8-pane glazing in upper sash and 2-pane

glazing in lower; 1st floor mutule cornice. 1st floor windows curvilinear sculpted architraves with keystones, sculpted

pilasters, keystoned heads, shaped in centre bay,

semi-circular in outer bays. 2nd floor: continuous moulded

cill band; flanking polygonal piers with sculpted corbels in

outer bays; architraved corbelled windows; 2nd floor cornice

becoming semi-circular bracketted podiums on either side of

centre bay and supporting 2 sculpted seated figures. 3 blind

bays to 3rd floor with architraved panels and pilastraded

central bay. Shaped gable with sculpted relief supporting

1-bay architraved aedicule with keystoned, semi-circular

head. Plain eaves frieze and cornice.

REAR BUILDING: 3-storey, 3-bay house. Painted ashlar. Ground

floor band. 2nd floor moulded cill band. All windows sash and

case, T-pane with 8 panes in upper sash, architraves to 1st

floor dropped to band. Slate roof. Straight skews with 2

gable stacks.

INTERIOR OF REAR BUILDING: 1st floor drawing room with column

screen and Carron Company hob grate cast-iron fireplace with

Adamitic surround.

Statement of Interest

Rear building probably part of former Albany Terrace.

Formerly T and R Annan's studio.

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