Basic Site Details

Name: House for Herr Oswald
Town, district or village: Milngavie
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from the late Professor William J Smith. This is almost certainly the house exhibited in 1904.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St EdmundsYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 27, Moss Park Avenue  
Item 2 of 21, St Edmund's GroveYesChange of address 2010


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1904   
Item 2 of 3June 1920 Plans datedChauffeur's cottage
Item 3 of 3c. 1960 Alterations and additions 


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 10G N Beattie & MortonArchitectural practiceAc. 1904  
Item 2 of 10George Nicholas BeattieArchitectAc. 1904  
Item 3 of 10John Gibb MortonArchitectAc. 1904  
Item 4 of 10David SalmondArchitectBJune 1920 Chauffeur's cottage
Item 5 of 10James Henry GrayArchitectBJune 1920 Chauffeur's cottage
Item 6 of 10John WatsonArchitectBJune 1920 Chauffeur's cottage
Item 7 of 10Watson, Salmond & GrayArchitectural practiceBJune 1920 Chauffeur's cottage
Item 8 of 10Alexander David HislopArchitectCc. 1960 Alterations?
Item 9 of 10Charles Gibson WelshArchitectCc. 1960 Alterations?
Item 10 of 10Hislop & WelshArchitectural practiceCc. 1960 Alterations?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Oswald, Herr 
Item 2 of 2Shand, W AClient for 1960s work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1St Edmund'sSee earlier house by Beattie & Morton in Mingavie - perhaps alterations to same house? Or another house built on adjacent land?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Academy Architecture1904 part 1 pp106, 107
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   365

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48605 
Item 2 of 2Mitchell Library GlasgowOffice Plans and drawings of Watson, Salmond & GrayTD 1155/4 and 119Also MS Hislop 145/1-9