Basic Site Details

Name: Clarendon
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 389, James StreetYesAddress after renumbering
Item 2 of 383, James Street Original address
Item 3 of 313, Queen StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 46 August 1888  Tower addition providing bathroom and cloakroom - plans dated
Item 2 of 418 May 1891  Extension - west wing - plans dated
Item 3 of 41 July 1912  Conversion of stables to gardener's house - plans dated
Item 4 of 431 May 1926  Garage - 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 4William LeiperArchitectA1883 Extension of plain Victorian villa: addition of tower providing bathroom, cloakroom and kitchen
Item 2 of 4William LeiperArchitectB1891 Further extension - west wing
Item 3 of 4Robert WhyteArchitectC1912 Conversion of stables to gardener's house
Item 4 of 4Robert WhyteArchitectD1926 Garage


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Anderson, John1883 and 1891 extensions
Item 2 of 3Park, Franklin AClient for 1912 work
Item 3 of 3Rickey, Walter JClient for 1926 garage


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1894   p83 (photo of completed work0
Item 2 of 3McDonald, William (ed)1999Burgh of Helensburgh Dean of Guild Court Records 1875-1975 Argyll & Bute Council Library & Information Service and Argyll & Bute Archives 
Item 3 of 3Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p275

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 Boxes 1883-1889 (14/1888); 1890-1894 (9/1891); 12/1912; 13/1926
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34788