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The Royal Bank Of Scotland, 92, 98 West George Street, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8623 / 55°51'44"N

Longitude: -4.2552 / 4°15'18"W

OS Eastings: 258955

OS Northings: 665538

OS Grid: NS589655

Mapcode National: GBR 0LL.H8

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.LXX7

Plus Code: 9C7QVP6V+WW

Entry Name: The Royal Bank Of Scotland, 92, 98 West George Street, Glasgow

Listing Name: 92, 98 West George Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376825

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33236

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

James Miller, 1930. 6-storey modern classical bank and
offices on corner. 5 x 2 bays Portland stone, marble-clad
plinth. Casement windows with metal glazing bars. Fluted
stylised Corinthian pilasters rising from ground to 1st
floor; tall banking hall windows, 1st floor windows separated
by bronze relief frieze. Full-height bronze doorpiece with
antefixae and acroterion. Low relief angle panels at 1st and
6th floor frieze level; dentil band, 1st floor cornice; plain
2nd floor windows; 3rd floor cill band; 3rd to 6th floor
windows in tall recesses divided by pilaster strips and
separated horizontally by bronze relief panels between
floors; main dentil cornice. Low entrance to N in West Nile
Street.
INTERIOR: fluted pilastered banking hall. Marble-lined entry
to upper floors at 98 West George Street.

Statement of Interest

Built as Commercial Bank; now (1988) Royal Bank.

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