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Listed Building

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20, 26, 28 RENFIELD LANE AND ST VINCENT LANE, FORMER DAILY RECORD BUILDINGLB33099

Status: Designated

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Summary

Information

  • Category: A
  • Date Added: 15/12/1970

Location

  • Local Authority: Glasgow
  • Planning Authority: Glasgow
  • Burgh: Glasgow

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NS 58788 65411
  • Coordinates: 258788, 665411

Description

C R Mackintosh (Honeyman and Keppie), 1900-01. Art Nouveau.

3-storey and 5-storey and attic commercial building.

Glazed brick and ashlar dressings. 8 bays to Renfield Lane:

elliptically headed, arched ground floor loading bays with

timber mullioned glazing and glazed brick aprons. 4

eastmost bays plain on upper floors. Ground floor plain

blue brick frieze; vestigial cornice.

4-BAY WESTERN SECTION: stylised, keyblocked entry in 2nd

bay from E, shallow canted bay above rising through full

main height; canted bays above 3rd floor. All windows

imitation sash and case horizontally pivoting, mainly

with geometric glazing bars and tapering pilaster mullions,

eaves cornice; decorative pattern of advanced header

bricks through full-height; 3 ashlar dormers with sculpted

heads; architraved, sculpted taller light above E bay;

single eastern return bowed bay with single light with

ashlar surround and blocked head with low relief sculpture.

ELEVATION TO ST VINCENT LANE: 4 bays of sash and case

windows; cill band at 1st floor, cills at upper floors;

tapering pilaster mullions: stepped brick cornice; steeply

splayed plinth.

Statement of Special Interest

Unusual windows.

References

Bibliography

Howarth, MACKINTOSH 2nd ed 1977 pp.174-5. Doak (ed)

1977 No 720.

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Listed Buildings

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