Basic Biographical Details

Name: Hugh Grant Taylor
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Hugh Grant Taylor was elected ARIBA in 1968. He joined the practice of King Main & Ellison as partner in 1976. He was based in the branch office of the practice in Troon in 1979. He left in 1987. By 1994 he had founded Taylor Associates in Ayr.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 5110, Ledard Road, Langside, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1965  
Item 2 of 56, Florence Drive, Giffnock, Renfrewshire, ScotlandPrivatec. 1970  
Item 3 of 512, Ayr Street, Troon, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1979 * Branch office
Item 4 of 517, Barns Street, Ayr, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1987 *  
Item 5 of 5Apex House/1, Carrick Road, Ayr, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1994 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2King Main & Ellison1976 Partner 
Item 2 of 2Taylor AssociatesAfter 1987 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 9After 1969Housing for SSHA  GlasgowScotland 
Item 2 of 9After 1969Old persons homeAyr AyrshireScotland 
Item 3 of 91974Tenements, Old Swan  GlasgowScotlandModernisation
Item 4 of 91977Housing, Hartlaw Crescent  GlasgowScotland 
Item 5 of 91977NFU Mutual Assurance Society offices  GlasgowScotland 
Item 6 of 91980Exhibition stand for NFU Assurance SocietyIngliston West LothianScotland 
Item 7 of 91980Industrial development for Cambuslang BSC Ltd IndustrialCambuslang LanarkshireScotland 
Item 8 of 91982Corunna House  GlasgowScotland 
Item 9 of 92010Ayr College, Aeronautics BuildingAyr AyrshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp145
Item 2 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 6RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 5 of 6RIBA1987RIBA Directory of Members 1987   
Item 6 of 6RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members