Basic Site Details

Name: Charing Cross Redevelopment, Phase I
Town, district or village: Charing Cross
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 2COMMERCIAL  
Item 2 of 2Office  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2April 1967 Scheme accepted1.5 million redevelopment scheme has been approved by highways committee. Hallmark Securities Ltd London have been selected to carry out the scheme which involved erection of 14-storey office block, car park (which will cost 252,000), shopping area and services trades area.
Item 2 of 219711975Build/constructionPhase I


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 3Richard Seifert  19711975Phase I
Item 2 of 3Horace George MarshArchitectA19711975 
Item 3 of 3R Seifert & Partners (or R Seifert Co-Partnership)Architectural practiceA19711975 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p594
Item 2 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p214

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building28 April 1967  p138