Basic Site Details

Name: Paisley Convalescent Home
Town, district or village: West Kilbride
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41885 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41897 Addition 
Item 3 of 4After 1906Before 1911 Alterations
Item 4 of 419721975Alteration/conversionConverted to Community Centre


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 4James Balderston WhyteArchitectAAfter 1906Before 1911Alterations
Item 2 of 4Whyte & GallowayArchitectural practiceAAfter 1906Before 1911Alterations
Item 3 of 4William Gordon GallowayArchitectAAfter 1906Before 1911Alterations
Item 4 of 4Ayr County Architect's OfficeArchitectural practiceF19721975Converted to Community Centre


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Paisley Co-operative Society 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp676

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Gordon Galloway: L v12 no781 (microfilm reel 33); James Balderston Whyte: L v13 no869