Basic Site Details

Name: Villa, 23 Suffolk Street and 39 Millig Street
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The wing was built as a studio for J Whitelaw Hamilton. Originally The Ingle?

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2The GrangeYesby 1909
Item 2 of 2The Ingle  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 239, Millig StreetYes 
Item 2 of 223, Suffolk StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51858  Original house
Item 2 of 521 June 1909  Additions to rear - plans dated
Item 3 of 530 May 1910  Addition of wing to west - plans dated
Item 4 of 51959 Alterations and additions 
Item 5 of 51963 Alterations and additions 


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 6Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectA19091910Additions to rear (probably a studio)
Item 2 of 6Campbell Douglas & PatersonArchitectural practiceA19091910Additions to rear (probably a studio)
Item 3 of 6Alexander David HislopArchitectB1959 Alterations
Item 4 of 6Alexander David HislopArchitectG1963 Alterations and additions?
Item 5 of 6Charles Gibson WelshArchitectG1963 Alterations and additions?
Item 6 of 6Hislop & WelshArchitectural practiceG1963 Alterations and additions?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Craig, John FClient for 1959 alterations
Item 2 of 3Craig, Mrs J FClient for 1963 work
Item 3 of 3Hamilton, James WhitelawClient for 1909-10 extension


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild Box 1907-1909 (11/1909) and 1910-1912 (6/1910)
Item 2 of 4Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionMS Hislop S.86 & 144 
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34880 
Item 4 of 4Mitchell Library GlasgowOffice Plans and drawings of Watson, Salmond & GrayTD 1155/17