Basic Site Details

Name: Glenwood
Town, district or village: Glenlockhart
City or county: Edinburgh
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 1House for Dr Allan  

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 116, Glenlockhart RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21933  Addition of coalhouse
Item 2 of 2Before 1933 Build/constructionoriginal building


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 Ross McKayArchitectB1933 Addition of coalhouse
Item 2 of 4Richardson & McKayArchitectural practiceB1933 Addition of coalhouse (McKay responsible)
Item 3 of 4(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectABefore 1933  
Item 4 of 4(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectABefore 1933 Original building


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Allan, Dr 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Long, Philip and Thomas, Jane (eds)2007Basil Spence, architect  pp36-37

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman6 June 1931   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6DMW ArchiveResearch notes for 'Scottish Thirties' by Charles McKean  
Item 2 of 6Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 11 June 1931, 2nd October 1931
Item 3 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register5177416 Glenlockhart Road, Glenwood Including Garage, Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Gates
Item 4 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection Richardson & McKay drawings of coalhouse addition
Item 5 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSpence Glover & Ferguson Collection SC 896867 Sir Basil Spence Collection, Kininmonth interview audio recording.
Item 6 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore190114