Basic Site Details

Name: Business Premises, 252-256 Paisley Road West and 2-6 Harvie Street
Town, district or village: Plantation
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Dated with monogram JS. The early attribution to Campbell Douglas is wrong as the Dean of Guild drawings have proved. The JS clearly refers to the client James Sinclair.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Avondale Place  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 22, 4, 6, Harvie StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2252, 254, 256, Paisley Road WestYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11882  Dated with monogram JS


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 3John McKissackArchitectB18811882 
Item 2 of 3McKissack & RowanArchitectural practiceB18811882 
Item 3 of 3William Gardner RowanArchitectB18811882 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Sinclair, James 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Ref B227, dated 21 July 1881