Basic Site Details

Name: Montrose House
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Information courtesy of Bill Jackson of Fountainbridge Telephone Exchange - per HS

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2167, George StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2187, Montrose Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21939  Designed pre-war
Item 2 of 219511953 Constructed after war


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 2Stewart SimArchitect 1939After 1945 
Item 2 of 2H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceB19511953Designed before war but built at this time.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p589
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp4 Image
Item 3 of 4Post Office Directories    For 1953-54
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p178

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 July 1961  'Scottish Ministry Architect Retires' p18

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Buildings of Scotland Research UnitBuildings of Scotland Research Notes (for unpublished volumes)178 
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32707