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Latitude: 55.7736 / 55°46'24"N
Longitude: -3.9201 / 3°55'12"W
OS Eastings: 279652
OS Northings: 655028
OS Grid: NS796550
Mapcode National: GBR 112P.35
Mapcode Global: WH4QY.R4HR
Entry Name: Wishaw 3-19 (Odd Nos) Main Street and 2 Caledonian Road
Listing Date: 30 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395349
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47950
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Motherwell and Wishaw
County: North Lanarkshire
Town: Motherwell And Wishaw
Electoral Ward: Wishaw
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
John Scotland, 1890, 2-storey, 6-bay, square-plan corner, terraced tenement with shops at ground. Yellow sandstone ashlar. Square, 2-stage bipartite oriel window to corner bay; base course, 1st floor cill course, entablature with cavetto eaves cornice; pilasters flanking 1st floor architraved windows.
E (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical, single bay, semicircular blind arch to centre with projecting keystone, flanking pilasters with chamfered panels supporting bracketed entablature also with chamfered panels, oriel terminating in recessed, pedimented bi-partitie dormer window; flanking pedimented double bays to return, architraved oculi with Greek cross device to tympanum.
NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: asymmetrical, 7 bays, pedimented double bay to left, timber and plate glass shop front to ground regularly fenestrated at first floor, regular fenestration to first floor; 4-bays to right, modern shop front to ground, symmetrical first floor, bi-partite and single windows, architraved date stone '1890' with small segmental arch pediment to centre bay.
SE (SIDE): ELEVATION: asymmetrical, 5 bays; timber and plate glass pilastered shopfront at ground; pedimented double bay to right, with wallhead chimney to apex, architraved date stone, '1890', with small segmental arch pediment to centre bay, regularly fenestrated, projecting quoins to right; bi-partite windows to bays to left.
SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: adjoining building.
NW (SIDE) ELEVATION: adjoining building.
Replacement windows to first floor; grey slates, lead ridges, coped gable end stacks, square cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: Various modern shop fittings, residential storey not seen 2000.
John Scotland, 10 Broomknoll St, Airdrie. Original design show segmental arch and cast-iron balustrade to dormer. Plan shows plate glass shops fronts to be original. Building replaced a plain 2-storey gabled building. This building is one of four corner blocks that make up the East Cross that provides the main focus and identity to the Wishaw townscape.
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