Basic Site Details

Name: 28-32 St Enoch Square
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: As originally built this was a remarkable cast-iron and glass frontage with Romanesque masonry upper floors. The cast-iron columns were replaced by stone mullions c.1932.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 128, 30, 32, St Enoch SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 18781880  
Item 2 of 2c. 1932  Cast-iron columns on frontage replaced by stone mullions


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 1John GordonArchitect c. 18781880 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Spite, Francis & Co, wholesale and retail grocers 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Stratten and Stratten1891Glasgow and its environs: a literary, commercial & social review past & present… London, Stratten & StrattenIllustrated as first built, p55

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Quiz24 August 1893