History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

150-154 (Even Nos) West George Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8627 / 55°51'45"N

Longitude: -4.2575 / 4°15'26"W

OS Eastings: 258815

OS Northings: 665583

OS Grid: NS588655

Mapcode National: GBR 0LL.14

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.KWVY

Entry Name: 150-154 (Even Nos) West George Street

Listing Date: 21 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376832

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33242

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Find accommodation in
Maryhill

Description

James Thomson of Baird and Thomson, circa 1878. 4 storeys and

attic over basement, 3 unequal bays. Renaissance detailed

commercial chambers. Ground floor slightly projecting and

unaltered; doors in outer bays reached by steps with curved

parapet walls, pilastered and arched keystoned doorpieces

with decorated spandrels below entablature; Corinthian

pilastered and columned centrepiece fronts 3 central windows, entablature above - 1st floor console pedimented windows to

outer bays, tripartite central window in shallow projection,

decorative apron panel; consoled cornice (masks to outer

consoles), central segmental pediment breaks into balcony of

2nd floor central tripartite. 2nd floor cill band with Greek

key frieze below, outer windows in lugged architraves with

scrolls at base and scrolled lintels, central tripartite

pilastered with supporting consoles and centre light

pedimented. 3rd floor simply detailed with bold panels

between outer and inner bays. Elaborate swagged, dentil and

modillion entablature. Swagged parapet interupted by

tripartite, pilastered, segmentally pedimented dormers.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.