Basic Site Details

Name: Marks & Spencer store
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1166, Sauchiehall StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31935   
Item 2 of 324 January 1964 * AdditionExtension
Item 3 of 31985 AdditionExtension

* earliest date known from documented sources.


People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 11Robert LutyensDesigner 1935 In association with J M Monro & Son
Item 2 of 11Charles Ernest MonroArchitectA1935 In association with Robert Lutyens
Item 3 of 11Geoffrey James MonroArchitectA1935 In association with Robert Lutyens
Item 4 of 11J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceA1935 In association with Robert Lutyens
Item 5 of 11John ForbesArchitectA1935 In association with Robert Lutyens
Item 6 of 11John SteelArchitectA1935 As assistant with J M Monro & Son
Item 7 of 11Monro & PartnersArchitectural practice 24 January 1964 * Extension
Item 8 of 11Alastair Anderson Taylor (or Alistair Anderson Taylor)ArchitectCc. 1985 Extension
Item 9 of 11George Walter WaterstonArchitectCc. 1985 Extension
Item 10 of 11Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectCc. 1985 Extension
Item 11 of 11Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceCc. 1985 Extension

* earliest date known from documented sources.


References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Burton, Neil Robert Lutyens and Marks & Spencer Thirties Society Journal no 5 
Item 2 of 3Gregory, Neil2003Monro and Partners: shopping in Scotland with Marks and Spencer Architectural Heritage, Vol XIV, pp67-85p72
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p240

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder24 January 1964  p216

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Steel: A no7568 (Combined Box 195) and F no5676 (Combined 94)