Basic Site Details

Name: Craigends
Town, district or village: Johnstone
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21857   
Item 2 of 21966 Destruction/demolitionHouse abandoned in 1961 after the contents were sold Demolished 1971 according to Sweeney.


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 1David BryceArchitect 1857  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Cunninghame, Alexander of Craigends 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Gaul, Victoria1954CraigendsNovember 1954, p46Scottish Field, November 1954 
Item 2 of 7Millar, A H1889Castles and Mansions of Renfrewshire   
Item 3 of 7RSA1857   622
Item 4 of 7RSA1858   737
Item 5 of 7RSA1862   767
Item 6 of 7RSA1863   318
Item 7 of 7Sweeney, Dan2015Postscript to the Past: Lost Mansions and Houses of Renfrewshire Windan Presspp48-49

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Library Two watercolour perspectives