Basic Site Details

Name: King Street Tenements
Town, district or village: Port Glasgow
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Redevelopment of Port Glasgow by J M Arthur 1909-1912 including The Star Hotel, John Wood Street, etc.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Tenement  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1King StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119091912  

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2George Arthur & SonArchitectural practiceA19091912 
Item 2 of 2John Maurice ArthurArchitectA19091912 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Bay Area, Port GlasgowRedevelopment by John Maurice Arthur 1908-12 including The Star Hotel, about 400 houses, 30 shops and two banks, in John Wood Street, King Street, etc.

Cost: 80,000 (Arthur's nomination papers) / 120,000 ('Who's who in Architecture 1914')

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Maurice Arthur: L v16 no1101 and F no1751 (microfilm reel 14)