Basic Site Details

Name: Dhuhill
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Similar design to Woodcliff, Rhu.
Information from letter from McArthur Stanton, Solicitors and Notaries, 22-24 Colquhoun Square, Helensburgh of 31 March 1992.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2DoehillYes 
Item 2 of 2Dovehill Alternative original spelling

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 1127, Sinclair StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1850   
Item 2 of 220 December 1906  Dormer window - plans dated


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 2James SmithArchitect c. 1850  
Item 2 of 2Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitect 1906 Dormer window


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cuthbert, MrsClient for 1906 dormer
Item 2 of 2McRae, Duncan 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dhuhill House Lodge 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3McDonald, William (ed)1999Burgh of Helensburgh Dean of Guild Court Records 1875-1975 Argyll & Bute Council Library & Information Service and Argyll & Bute Archives 
Item 2 of 3Post Office Directories    Glasgow: 1858-59 and 1868-69
Item 3 of 3Scotland Census 18511851   Parish of Row, County of Dumbarton, Enumeration district 1 (ref 391/1)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild Minor warrant (1906)
Item 2 of 4Dumbarton District Library?Dumbarton District Libraries Archive Collection Files with information on local architects
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34863 
Item 4 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register of Sasines Dumbarton: Series 4, no 677; Series 5, no 99; Series 6, no 1200; Series 7, no 1651; Series 8, nos 426, 568, 589, 614