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Perth, 38 South Street, Commercial Bank Buildings

Bank (Financial) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Perth, 38 South Street, Commercial Bank Buildings

Classification Bank (Financial) (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 2 Princes Street, Royal Bank Buildings

Canmore ID 161032

Site Number NO12SW 781

NGR NO 11947 23430

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Perth And Kinross
  • Parish Perth
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Perth And Kinross
  • Former County Perthshire

Architecture Notes

NO12SW 781 11947 23430

Three storey corner block former commercial bank. In the Italian renaissance style by architect David Rhind with completion between1856-8. An extension was added later. Closed as a bank in the 1990s and ground floor converted to a restaurant (Pierre Victoire). Some renovation and repair work undertaken in 2000.

Depicted as roofed on the 1st Edition of the OS 25-inch map (Perthshire, 1860), and annotated as 'bank', the 2nd Edition shows the extension.

Information from RCAHMS (DE), December 2009

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