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56-64 Kingston Street and Return Elevation to Centre Street

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8543 / 55°51'15"N

Longitude: -4.262 / 4°15'43"W

OS Eastings: 258503

OS Northings: 664653

OS Grid: NS585646

Mapcode National: GBR 0KP.34

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.H3QW

Entry Name: 56-64 Kingston Street and Return Elevation to Centre Street

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377251

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33516

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Govan

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Dated 1878, 5-storey 16-by 6-bay symmetrical ashlar draper's
warehouse and showroom. Ground floor wooden colonnette most
now missing. Cornice. 1st floor and return elevation to
Centre Street shouldered arched windows under string course.
2nd and 3rd floors flat ogee-headed windows. String course
over 3rd. 4th floor basket arched windows. All windows have
roll moulded arrises and are 3-paned sash and case except 2
bays of 4-paned windows fronting the central stair. Main
cornice. 3-bay pavilions at each end have panelled parapets.
Central scrolled pediment with scallop, dated 1878. Slate
roof. Brick rear with 3 dormer hoists.

Statement of Interest

Built for Robert Kerr, Draper. Later Kingston Brass Co.

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