Basic Site Details

Name: Charing Cross Mansions and shops
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tenement  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3357-359, Renfrew StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3540-546, Sauchiehall StreetYes 
Item 3 of 32-30, St George's RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118891891  

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 5(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18891891 
Item 2 of 5Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceA18891891 
Item 3 of 5John Archibald CampbellArchitectA18891891 
Item 4 of 5John ArthurArchitectA18891891As assistant to Burnet Son & Campbell
Item 5 of 5William Birnie Rhind A1889(?)1891(?)Clock (sculptor)

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Simpson, G S 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1891   p74
Item 2 of 3McKenzie, Ray2002Public sculpture of Glasgow (Public sculpture of Great Britain series) Liverpool University Pressp344-350
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p244

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder9 July 1898LXXV  
Item 2 of 3Building Industries16 April 1890   
Item 3 of 3Building Industries16 June 1890   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33127 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Arthur: L v16 no1100