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Previous Auction Lot

From Auction held in September 2020
Lot 8


City Centre Former Bank Premises with Potential for Alternative Use 357 sq.m (3,847 sq.ft)


The property is situated in the heart of Glasgow’s shopping district, occupying a prominent position on St Enoch Square, a pedestrianised public square located at the southernmost end of Buchanan St and adjacent to Argyle St. The unit is situated opposite St Enoch Shopping Centre which houses a number of national retailers including Boots, Tesco, Topshop, H&M and Hamleys. The building occupies part of a terraced row of buildings facing east onto St Enoch Square. It has a service lane running to the north of the block that connects St Enoch Square with Adams Court Lane providing access to the rear of the buildings. There are public car parks nearby and the area is well served by public transport with Queen Street and Central Railway Stations, bus routes and the subway all within walking distance. St Enoch subway station has recently undergone a complete renovation and now provides frequent inter city services. There is a cycle hire station nearby and numerous cycle stands within the immediate area. As well as the shopping centre, the surrounding area provides for independent shopping, cafes, bars and leisure facilities. The shopping centre and immediate locale is benefting from signifcant ongoing investment and development activity, the aim of which is to continue providing a vibrant and pleasant place to work and visit.


The property comprises a ground and basement Category B Listed terraced building within an attractive six storey plus basement block of traditional construction under a pitched slate roof. The unit lies over ground and basement level with a rear mezzanine level. The upper foors are occupied by offce accommodation. Internally, the ground foor accommodation comprises a large open plan area, with three separate meeting/managers rooms to the rear and stairs leading to the mezzanine foor which comprises kitchenette/ offce area and toilets. The basement level comprises three large strong rooms, staff kitchen facilities, storage, toilets and plant room. The property benefts from gas central heating, some fuorescent recessed lighting and some carpeting. The ground foor retains a number of period features and benefts from an impressive ceiling height. Vehicular access to the unit is provided at the rear of the buildings. The property would allow some fexibility with internal layout and the possibility of an outdoor seating area. This is a well placed unit within a busy area and provides an excellent opportunity for offce, retail or restaurant/ café use, subject to obtaining necessary consents.


Location sq.m. sq.ft.
Ground Floor 216.5 sq.m (2,331 sq.ft)
Mezzanine 24.5 sq.m ( 264 sq.ft)
Basement 116.4 sq. m (1,252 sq.ft)
Total 357.4 sq.m (3,847 sq.ft) approx.


Interested parties should make their own enquiries to Planning & Building, Glasgow City Council. Email: Tel: 0141 287 6060 (9am – 1pm).

Rateable Value



Band C


By arrangement with the Auctioneers, SVA Property Auctions Ltd. Please email in the frst instance:

Joint Auctioneers

Pete Harding, Avison Young (Glasgow) Tel: 0141 300 8000

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