Basic Site Details

Name: Redholm
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from part-owner, per John Hume.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Redholme Alternative original spelling
Item 2 of 2Wester MilligYes 

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 418, Millig Street Address after renumbering (by 1928)
Item 2 of 440, Millig Street Original address
Item 3 of 425, Queen StreetYesStables also by Leiper, now domestic
Item 4 of 418, West Millig StreetYesLater name of street


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61871   
Item 2 of 618981899 Stables built
Item 3 of 626 December 1898  Stables and servants' quarters - plans dated
Item 4 of 614 December 1903  Library and billiard room wing, and detached laundry - plans dated
Item 5 of 628 August 1918  Toolshed - plans dated
Item 6 of 67 May 1928  Extension - plans dated


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 9William LeiperArchitect 1871  
Item 2 of 9William LeiperArchitectB18981899Stables (now The Glinch on Queen Street) and servants' quarters
Item 3 of 9Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectC1903 Library and billiard room wing, and detached laundry
Item 4 of 9Campbell DouglasArchitect, ValuerC1903 Library and billiard room wing, and detached laundry
Item 5 of 9Campbell Douglas & PatersonArchitectural practiceC1903 Library and billiard room wing, and detached laundry
Item 6 of 9Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectD1918 Toolshed
Item 7 of 9John KeppieArchitectD1918 Toolshed
Item 8 of 9Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceD1918 Toolshed
Item 9 of 9Robert WhyteArchitect 1928 Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Campbell, Joseph PClient for 1928 extension
Item 2 of 3Dunlop, Robert JClient for work between 1898 and 1903
Item 3 of 3Pettigrew, Andrew Hislop (Sir)Client for 1918 toolshed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1McDonald, William (ed)1999Burgh of Helensburgh Dean of Guild Court Records 1875-1975 Argyll & Bute Council Library & Information Service and Argyll & Bute Archives 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal26 August 1916 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of Leiper p304

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild Plans of stables; Box 1902-04 for extension (27/1903); 2/1918 for toolshed
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34813