Basic Site Details

Name: Levenford House
Town, district or village: Dumbarton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Also lodge and garden walls - B listed

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Helenslee RoadYesStables
Item 2 of 2West BridgendYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31853   
Item 2 of 31865  Stables
Item 3 of 31890  Interior remodelling and addition. Linking of stables to main house

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 4John Thomas RocheadArchitect 1853  
Item 2 of 4(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB1890 Interior remodelling and addition
Item 3 of 4Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceB1890 Interior remodelling and addition
Item 4 of 4John Archibald CampbellArchitectB1890 Interior remodelling and addition

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Brock, Walter, of Denny & CoClient for 1890 work
Item 2 of 2Denny, James (HS says William Denny)Original house

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 2 of 2MacLeod, D1893Dumbarton Ancient and Modern  For both phases of work

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Dumbarton District LibraryDumbarton Dean of Guild Drawings 1907 of Burnet work
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24918Lodge and stables
Item 3 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24916House
Item 4 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24917Garden walls
Item 5 of 6Mitchell LibraryGildard's 'Some Old Glasgow Architects' supplementary manuscript  
Item 6 of 6RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John James Burnet: F v12 p145 (microfiche 116/G4)