Basic Site Details

Name: 1-24 Royal Crescent and 1 North Claremont Street and 36 Kelvingrove Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 436, Kelvingrove StreetYes 
Item 2 of 41, North Claremont StreetYes 
Item 3 of 41-24, Royal CrescentYes 
Item 4 of 4Sauchiehall StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318391851  
Item 2 of 319691987ProposedProposed car parking
Item 3 of 3After 1975 Plans drawn upStreet lighting project


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 4Alexander TaylorArchitect 18391846Construction continued until 1851, after Taylor's death
Item 2 of 4Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectB19691987Site plans with proposed car parking
Item 3 of 4Alexander G MacgregorArchitect, Town PlannerCAfter 1975 Street lighting project - as Chief Architect Planner with Strathclyde Regional Council
Item 4 of 4Strathclyde Regional Council Department of Architecture and Related ServicesArchitectCAfter 1975 Street lighting project with Alex Macgregor as Chief Architect and Planner

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 21 Royal Crescent 
Item 2 of 211 Royal Crescent 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, H M1995A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-18403rd editionNew Haven and London: Yale University Press 
Item 2 of 2Senex1884Glasgow Past and PresentI  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Alexander MacgregorInformation sent to the Dictionary Sent April 2015
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33120 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register of Sasines  
Item 4 of 4NMRSA Buchanan Campbell CollectionBUC 1960/4/2