Basic Site Details

Name: Braehead
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
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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 39, East Montrose StreetYesAddress after renumbering
Item 2 of 313, East Montrose Street Original address
Item 3 of 39, Montrose Street Address in 1922


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 315 March 1897  Extension - plans dated
Item 2 of 315 May 1922  Drawing room addition - plans dated
Item 3 of 37 November 1932  Additions/alterations or new building? - 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 3Robert WemyssArchitectB1897 Extension
Item 2 of 3Robert WemyssArchitectC1922 Drawing room addition
Item 3 of 3George Shaw ShandArchitect 1932 Additions/alterations or new building?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McKim, Effie B (Mrs)Client for 1896 extension and 1922 addition


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 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild 8/1897; 15/1922; 13/1932