Basic Site Details

Name: Rowantreehill
Town, district or village: Kilmacolm/Kilmalcolm
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21898  Original house by Salmon & Son
Item 2 of 21914  Additions for H S Lester

People

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 5James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceA1898  
Item 2 of 5James Salmon (junior)ArchitectA1898  
Item 3 of 5John Gaff GillespieArchitectA1898  
Item 4 of 5William Forrest SalmonArchitectA1898  
Item 5 of 5James MillerArchitectB1914 Additions

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Lester, H S1914 additions
Item 2 of 2Salmon, W ForrestFor himself

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2O'Donnell, Raymond2003The life and work of James Salmon architect, 1873-1924 Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp74-75
Item 2 of 2Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p89

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 8 drawings
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Salmon (Junior): F v18 p11 no1180 (microfilm reel 12)