Basic Site Details

Name: Hous'hill
Town, district or village: Nitshill
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1904 work: 1,406.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21904  Redecoration of interiors - furbishment and refurbishment of dining room, the music room, billiard room entrance hall and 2 bedrooms.
Item 2 of 21908  Further work for John Cochrane


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 4Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectA1904 Redecoration of interiors.
Item 2 of 4Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceA1904 Redecoration of interiors.
Item 3 of 4Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectB1908 Card room interior and addition on south side of house
Item 4 of 4Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceB1908 Card room interior and addition on south side of house


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cochrane, Major Johnfor 1904 & 1908 interiors (with his wife, Catherine Cranston)
Item 2 of 2Cranston, Miss Catherinefor 1904 & 1908 interiors (with her husband, Major John Cochrane)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Billcliffe, Roger1979Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs Guildford & London: Lutterworth Presspp161-74 and 198-200
Item 2 of 3Davis, Emily2004Mackintosh, Hous'hill and the Mysterious Card Room87, AutumnCharles Rennir Mackintosh Newsletter, p6-9 
Item 3 of 3Howarth, Thomas1977Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern MovementSecond EditionLondon: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltdp113

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Charles Rennie Mackintosh Soc. Newsletter/Journal2004  Autumn, p6 et seq.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 2 of 2Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 323