Basic Site Details

Name: Red Tower
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Now a drug rehabilitation centre.

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 24, Douglas Drive  
Item 2 of 2Luss RoadYesOriginal name of road

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218981900  
Item 2 of 228 February 1898  Plans dated

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 3Leiper & McNabArchitectural practiceA18981900 
Item 2 of 3William Hunter McNabArchitectA18981900 
Item 3 of 3William LeiperArchitectA18981900 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Allan, James - provision merchant 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Nicol1908Domestic Architecture in Scotland   
Item 2 of 3RSA1905   413
Item 3 of 3Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p289

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 Box 1895-1899 (6/1898)
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34774