Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Royal Asylum for Lunatics, entrance lodge & gateway
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Linked to Burnet's Kelvinside Station.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Gartnavel Royal Hospital, entrance lodge & gatewayYesSince 1963
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Royal Mental Hospital, lodge and gateway 1931-1963

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Asylum  
Item 2 of 3Lodge  
Item 3 of 3Gateway  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Great Western RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118981899  


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 3(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18981899 
Item 2 of 3James Wright (junior)ArchitectA18981899As assistant to John James Burnet
Item 3 of 3John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA18981899 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Royal Asylum for LunaticsCost 56,000 to build.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Who's Who in Architecture1926    

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architects Journal27 June 1923   

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 James Wright, Junior: L v21 no1692