Basic Site Details

Name: Kilmardinny
Town, district or village: Bearsden
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Kilmardinny Arts Centre  
Item 2 of 2Kilmardinny House Arts Centre  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1810  Earlier house refronted
Item 2 of 4c. 1854  Reconstruction
Item 3 of 41965 Alteration/conversionDeveloped into Arts Centre
Item 4 of 41971 AdditionSmall theatre seating 170 people completed in 1971


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 1James SmithArchitect c. 1854 Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 6Bearsden Town CouncilOwner from 1965
Item 2 of 6Brown, WilliamOwner from 1833-1844--small alterations
Item 3 of 6Dagleish, Robert1854c reconstruction
Item 4 of 6Gray, Andrew (Rev.)Owner from 1730
Item 5 of 6Leith, JohnOwner from 1800 - earlier house refronted and other alterations
Item 6 of 6McDonald, John (Sir)Owner until c.1965


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Murray, William1975The Burgh of Bearsden Bearsden Town Councilp49,50
Item 2 of 2The Old Country Houses of the Glasgow Gentry1870   LXV