Jigsaw Glasgow Shop, JJ Burnet Architect, Photo, Building, Scottish Store, Address

Jigsaw Glasgow Store

Merchant City Retail – Ingram St Shop, Scotland, UK

Jigsaw Store Glasgow

Location: Ingram St, central Glasgow

Former TSB Booking Hall Glasgow

Photo of Jigsaw Glasgow Shop from 10 Feb 2011
Jigsaw Glasgow
photograph © Adrian Welch

Date built: 1866; 1894-1900

Architects: John Burnet; Sir JJ Burnet

Beautiful former TSB West of Scotland HQ

Jigsaw Glasgow
Jigsaw Glasgow – photo © Adrian Welch

Above the doorway of the former Glasgow Savings Bank headquarters building in Ingram Street is a statue of Saint Mungo and other sculptures designed by George Frampton and carved by William Shirreffs. The prominent dome covers the former banking hall.

Built in the 1890s to the plans of architect J J Burnet, the single-storey banking hall was added to the front of the existing Glasgow Savings Bank which had been designed by his father John Burnet and erected thirty years earlier. It is built to a Baroque-inspired design, with fine ornate ironwork in the main doors.

Buildings adjacent to the Jigsaw Glasgow shop include the following:

Italian Centre Glasgow, located a little to the east, on the north side of Ingram Street, towards the City Council building and George Square:
Italian Centre
photo © Adrian Welch

Corinthian – Merchant City building close to the Jigsaw store, located just to the East along the same side of Ingram Street.

Glasgow Shops

Shop Building Designs

Architect JJ Burnet also designed the Burtons Store in Edinburgh, Scotland

Merchant City

Historic Glasgow : best buildings of the past

Major Retail Centre in the city:

Braehead – located to the south west, on the south side of the river in Renfrew
Xscape Braehead
image from Xscape PR

Jigsaw Shop : Edinburgh

St Enoch Centre
Shopping Centre
image from architects

Jurys Inn Hotel
Jurys Inn Hotel Glasgow
photo © Adrian Welch

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