Basic Site Details

Name: Head Post Office
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21893   
Item 2 of 21912  South extension

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 4H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1893 With Robertson as architect of Scotland in H M Office of Works
Item 2 of 4Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectA1893 As architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh
Item 3 of 4H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceB1912 South extension - with Oldrieve as architect of Scotland in H M Office of Works
Item 4 of 4William Thomas Oldrieve (sometimes William Thomas Oldgrieve)ArchitectB1912 South extension - Oldrieve as architect of Scotland in H M Office of Works

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p13

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder11 February 1893LXIV p116

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register38952County Square, Head Post Office
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Walter Wood Robertson: F v18 p9 no1179 (microfilm reel 12)