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Latitude: 55.8858 / 55°53'8"N
Longitude: -4.3499 / 4°20'59"W
OS Eastings: 253120
OS Northings: 668347
OS Grid: NS531683
Mapcode National: GBR 3N.287P
Mapcode Global: WH3P1.4BW6
Entry Name: 536 Anniesland Road, British Telecom Building Former Scotstoun Telephone Exchange with Boundary Wall and Railings
Listing Date: 2 April 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 389443
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43083
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Garscadden/Scotstounhill
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Circa 1930. 2-storey, 5-bay, Tudorbethan former Telephone Exchange.
Red sandstone bull-faced rubble, squared and snecked with ashlar dressings, base course; stone mullions and transoms and relieving arches; moulded eaves course. Rear wing painted, later addition (?).
Single pile principal block. S elevation near-symmetrical comprised of gabled outer bays; bay to outer right with Tudor-arched, corniced doorway, part moulded surround, fluted consoles and obelisk-flanked overdoor panel (blank), panelled door, small window flanking to right, that to left with tripartite window at ground, bipartite windows at 1st floor rising into gableheads. 3 inner bays comprised of bipartites at ground and smaller bipartite windows at 1st floor under eaves; square timber shuttered recess below window to penultimate right, presumably coal shute. Gabled E side elevation with paired bipartite windows to centre and left and transomed larger bipartite stair window to right over small under stair window. W gabled elevation with door at ground to left and narrow window to right, 1st floor with bipartite transomed window at centre flanked by small windows.
Metal-framed, small-pane casement windows. Grey slate roof with ashlar coped skews and block bracketed skewputts; ashlar ridge.
Built as the Scotstoun Telephone Exchange.
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