Basic Site Details

Name: Notre Dame Convent and School, Clerkhill
Town, district or village: Dumbarton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Clerkhill Convent School  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cardross RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319141922  
Item 2 of 31923 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31935  Convent chapel and new wing


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 5Alexander Cochran DennyArchitectC1911 Unspecified work
Item 2 of 5Alexander Cochran DennyArchitectA19141922 
Item 3 of 5Denny & BlainArchitectural practiceA19141922 
Item 4 of 5William John BlainArchitectA19141922 
Item 5 of 5Reginald Francis Joseph FairlieArchitectB1935 Convent chapel and new wing


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Nuttgens, Patrick1959Reginald Fairlie 1883-1952: A Scottish Architect Edinburgh: Oliver & Boydp46 (Plate 15)
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1923   738

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24870 
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index  
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) 23 sheets drawings (roll 57) and 2 sheets drawings (roll 57) for 1911 Denny work
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William John Blain: F no1754 (microfilm reel 14)