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Glebe Sugar Refinery, Ker Street, Greenock

A Category B Listed Building in Greenock, Inverclyde

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.953 / 55°57'10"N

Longitude: -4.7627 / 4°45'45"W

OS Eastings: 227607

OS Northings: 676776

OS Grid: NS276767

Mapcode National: GBR 0C.XXQZ

Mapcode Global: WH2M9.TM7Q

Plus Code: 9C7QX63P+5W

Entry Name: Glebe Sugar Refinery, Ker Street, Greenock

Listing Name: Ker Street, Glebe Sugar Refinery

Listing Date: 11 September 1991

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378400

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB34181

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Greenock

County: Inverclyde

Town: Greenock

Electoral Ward: Inverclyde North

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Later 19th century. Free-standing big 5-storey block built of red brick with contrasting yellow brick dressings. Plain ground floor includes some large vehicle openings; pilaster strips divide bays above; round- headed openings throughout mostly retaining original glazing. West corner curved to street junction; decorative bracketted eaves; concealed roof.

Statement of Interest

Refinery founded at this site 1831.

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