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Pleasance Street, Greenview Street, Clock Tower

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8255 / 55°49'31"N

Longitude: -4.2941 / 4°17'38"W

OS Eastings: 256384

OS Northings: 661520

OS Grid: NS563615

Mapcode National: GBR 3Q.62XJ

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.0TGZ

Entry Name: Pleasance Street, Greenview Street, Clock Tower

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378115

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33951

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Newlands/Auldburn

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Dated 1803. Relict of old burgh buildings, truncated and stabilised presumably when Rowand Anderson's 1895-8 replacement was built. Georgian. ashlar, channelled at ground. Essentially a north-facing 2-storey pedimented centre bay with original base of square tower set back over - clock stage, deep cornice and squat spire not original; narrow recessed flanking bays; squared off on plan in ashlar, 3 blank walls with substantial wavy parapet over.

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