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705, 707 Govan Road, Return Elevations to Broomloan Road, Former Savings Bank, Govan Branch

A Category B Listed Building in Govan, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8617 / 55°51'42"N

Longitude: -4.3087 / 4°18'31"W

OS Eastings: 255603

OS Northings: 665581

OS Grid: NS556655

Mapcode National: GBR 07L.NG

Mapcode Global: WH3P1.SXDQ

Entry Name: 705, 707 Govan Road, Return Elevations to Broomloan Road, Former Savings Bank, Govan Branch

Listing Date: 15 May 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376961

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33342

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Govan

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Eric A Sutherland, 1906-7. 4-storey, 4 by 4-bay ashlar with identical elevations to Govan Road and Broomloan Road and prominent corner bay. Ground floor, polished granite, corner entrance with Doric columns. Rusticated arcade contains 4 arched windows to E and 3 arched windows and a stairdoor to N. 1st floor channelled ashlar with projecting corner oriel flanked by large sculptured panels of the Royal Coat of

Arms. Giant paired Corinthian columns rise through 2nd and 3rd floors between the corner oriel and the advanced end bays, which have 2nd floor balconies and 3rd floor open segmental pediments. Small windows between

columns have cornices and open segmental pediments at 2nd floor architraves at 3rd floor. All windows frames are modern. Entablature and unusual corner turret wash-house. Flat roof serves as a "back court". Interior modernised.

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