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Basic Site Details

Name: Baptist Church
City or county: Glasgow
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 3Adelaide Place Baptist ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 3Adelaide Place Church  
Item 3 of 3AdelaidesYesGuest house, nursery and meeting rooms.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 4ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 4Nursery School After conversion
Item 3 of 4Hotel After conversion (guest house)
Item 4 of 4Meeting hall After conversion

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Adelaide Place  
Item 2 of 3209, Bath StreetYes 
Item 3 of 3188, Pitt StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318751876Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31978 RestorationRestoration and repair
Item 3 of 3After 1989Before 2002Alteration/conversionConversion to nursery, guest house and meeting rooms


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 5Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitect 18751876 
Item 2 of 5Robert B Rankin & AssociatesArchitectural practiceB1978 Restoration and repair
Item 3 of 5Robert Barr RankinArchitectB1978 Restoration and repair
Item 4 of 5Douglas ('Doug') StonelakeArchitectCAfter 1989Before 2002Conversion to nursery, guest house and meeting rooms - working for Gillespies
Item 5 of 5William Gillespie & Partners (or Gillespies)Architectural practiceCAfter 1989Before 2002Conversion to nursery, guest house and meeting rooms

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 1Philosophical Society Rooms 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp203-4

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News2 April 1875   
Item 2 of 2Building News19 November 1875   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Douglas StonelakeInterview of Douglas Stonelake by Jessica Taylor, 4 November 2008 in Glasgow  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33097 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Lennox Watson: F v7 p83, microfiche 98/E7


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