Basic Site Details

Name: Castlemilk House
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Purchased by Glasgow Corporation for development in 1938. Used as a children's home from c.1953; subsequently abandoned and finally demolished in 1969.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1House(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Barlia TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41460  Tower
Item 2 of 41841  Addition of wing and alterations to tower
Item 3 of 41893  Additions
Item 4 of 41969 Demolition 


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 4David HamiltonArchitectB1841 Additions and alterations
Item 2 of 4Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceA1893 Additions
Item 3 of 4John HoneymanArchitectA1893 Additions
Item 4 of 4John KeppieArchitectA1893 Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Stewart, W C StirlingClient for 1893 additions
Item 2 of 2Stewart, William StirlingClient for 1841 work. (David gives client as Willima Stirling Stirling but surely Stirling Stewart?)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3  M040
Item 2 of 3Sweeney, Dan2103Shadows of the City: Glasgow's Lost Mansions and Houses Windan Presspp76-77
Item 3 of 3Worsdall, Frank1981The City that Disappeared Glasgow: The Molendinar Pressp21