Basic Site Details

Name: Camis Eskan House
Town, district or village: Craigendoran
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 3Camis Eskan Hospital During Second World War and beyond
Item 2 of 3Camis-Eskan  
Item 3 of 3Camus-Eskan  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5c. 1840  Addition
Item 2 of 51886  Alterations
Item 3 of 51895  Alterations
Item 4 of 51896  Alterations
Item 5 of 51915  Alterations, including new front (plans dated 1913)


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 11D & J HamiltonArchitectural practiceAc. 1840 Addition
Item 2 of 11David HamiltonArchitectAc. 1840 Addition
Item 3 of 11James HamiltonArchitectAc. 1840 Addition
Item 4 of 11John HoneymanArchitectB1886  
Item 5 of 11Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceD18901891Alterations
Item 6 of 11John HoneymanArchitectD18901891Alterations
Item 7 of 11John KeppieArchitectD18901891Alterations
Item 8 of 11Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceC18951896Alterations
Item 9 of 11John HoneymanArchitectC18951896Alterations
Item 10 of 11John KeppieArchitectC18951896Alterations
Item 11 of 11Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitect 1915 Alterations, including new front


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Campbell, ColinClient for David Hamilton work
Item 2 of 3Campbell, W MiddletonAlso client for alterations
Item 3 of 3Gow, LeonardClient for 1915 alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 7Gildard, Thomas1895An Old Glasgow Architect on some Older OnesXXVIProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgowp99
Item 3 of 7Irving, Joseph1879The Book of Dumbartonshire  volume iii, plate ix
Item 4 of 7Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 
Item 5 of 7Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1916   652
Item 6 of 7RSA1915   550
Item 7 of 7Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdp135

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderEarly 1915CVIII p446 (illustration)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register1169 
Item 2 of 4Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job book
Item 3 of 4Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 1886
Item 4 of 4Mitchell Library GlasgowOffice Plans and drawings of Watson, Salmond & GrayTD 1155/52