Basic Site Details

Name: Aikenhead House
Town, district or village: King's Park
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of Honeyman alterations 291

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Aitkenhead House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1King's ParkYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31806  Original House
Item 2 of 31823  Wings added
Item 3 of 31865  Alterations


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 3David HamiltonArchitectB1806 Hamilton may have designed the original 1806 house
Item 2 of 3David HamiltonArchitect 1823 Wings added
Item 3 of 3John HoneymanArchitect 1865 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Gordon, JohnClient for 1806 house and additions on 1823


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Gentry1878The Old Country Houses of Old Glasgow Gentry  i
Item 3 of 3RCAHMS1999Homebuilders: Mactaggart & Mickel and the Scottish housebuilding industry RCAHMSp49

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33708325 CARMUNNOCK ROAD, KING'S PARK, AIKENHEAD HOUSE
Item 2 of 2Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 62