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Listed Building

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site only. All other information in the record is not statutory.


Status: Designated


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  • Category: B
  • Date Added: 19/11/1992


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

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NS 60400 65107
  • Coordinates: 260400, 665107


John Gordon, architect. Plans dated Feb/March 1901; building dated 1902. Tenement and store, with stabling in large range at rear. 4-storey and attic front to Hunter Street in 2 parts (2+2 bays), all red ashlar, the left part stone cleaned, with pair window bays canted above ground floor and parapet, large sculptured panel to left, a 'trophy', with implements and emblems reflecting the building's use as a potato and grain merchants' store; part to right hand side is plainer, single window bays above timber-gated cart entry, deep eaves. Huge, deep flank facing south, all blank brickwork; range to rear 3-storeyed, paired windows, now (1992) sealed up.

Statement of Special Interest

Built for J & A Arthur, potato and grain merchants. Interior not seen during 1992 resurvey.



Plans in SRA, Dean of Guild ref. 1/8247 (-also identifies architect: Williamson et al, in GLASGOW, 1990, p461, give the architect as Monro and Son).

About Designations

Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The statutory listing address is the legal part of the listing. The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

Listing covers both the exterior and the interior. Listing can cover structures not mentioned which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. For information about curtilage see Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

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