Basic Site Details

Name: Westerton Garden Suburb, 2-16 Stirling Avenue
Town, district or village: Westerton, Bearsden
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Earliest drawings signed by Grant alone - later ones by Grant & Gardner

See also separate entries for Westerton Garden Suburb - Northview and Westerton Garden Suburb - Maxwell Avenue

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Housing scheme Garden Suburb

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 12-16, Stirling AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119131915  


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 Alexander William GrantArchitect, Architectural practiceA19131915In consultation with Raymond Unwin. In partnership with Gardner from 1914
Item 2 of 4Raymond UnwinArchitectA19131915Acted as consultant
Item 3 of 4Albert Victor GardnerArchitectA19141915In partnership from 1914.
Item 4 of 4Grant & GardnerArchitectural practiceA19141915 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Garden Suburb Tenants Ltd 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Culpin, Ewart G1913The Garden City Movement Up-to-Date  Town Planning Association 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp222
Item 3 of 3RCAHMS1999Homebuilders: Mactaggart & Mickel and the Scottish housebuilding industry RCAHMSp18

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Chris DoakInformation via website  
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22164Listing for nos 2, 4 (2-house block)
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22165Listing for nos 6, 8 (2-house block)
Item 4 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22166Listing for nos 10, 12 (2-house block)
Item 5 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22167Listing for nos 14, 16 (2-house block)