Basic Biographical Details

Name: John B G Houston
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: John B G Houston was the son of James Houston of Kilbirnie. His father took him into partnership in 1956. After his father's death in 1966 he continued alone in the practice.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1James Houston1956 Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architect was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 6c. 1925Kilbirnie ParkKilbirnie AyrshireScotland 
Item 2 of 6c. 1925Orr's Trust Public ParkBeith AyrshireScotlandLayout of park, public conveniences
Item 3 of 6c. 1956Kilbirnie Cemetery, memorials to several members of the Knox familyKilbirnie AyrshireScotland 
Item 4 of 6c. 1956Largs Cemetery, Memorials to Gladys Helen Hillcoat Burrell and William Barr KnoxLargs AyrshireScotland 
Item 5 of 6c. 1956Maulside House and LodgeGlengarnock AyrshireScotlandAlterations to house
Item 6 of 6c. 1957Bungalow for William McNeillKilbirnie AyrshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1RCAHMS2004Creating a Future for the Past: the Scottish Architects' Papers Preservation Project Edinburgh: Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotlandp 59