Basic Site Details

Name: Cawdor Lodge and Tower House
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Notes: Cawdor Lodge is at No 109 Sinclair Street, and Tower House at No 111.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Lodge  
Item 2 of 2Tower house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1109-111, Sinclair StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51860   
Item 2 of 5Late 1800s  Additions
Item 3 of 529 February 1904  Additions, including oriels - plans dated
Item 4 of 514 August 1922  Billiard room - plans dated
Item 5 of 525 August 1930  Addition over garage - plans dated


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 3Robert WemyssArchitectC1904 Additions, including oriels
Item 2 of 3Robert WemyssArchitectD1922 Billiard room
Item 3 of 3Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitect 1930 Addition over garage


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Hunter, Margaret CClient in 1930
Item 2 of 3Mackenzie, Alexander LClient for 1922 work
Item 3 of 3McIntyre, DouglasClient for 1904 addition


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1McDonald, William (ed)1999Burgh of Helensburgh Dean of Guild Court Records 1875-1975 Argyll & Bute Council Library & Information Service and Argyll & Bute Archives 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild Box 1902-1904 (5/1904); 10/1922; 8/1930
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34861