Basic Site Details

Name: Houses for Fife County Council
Town, district or village: Glencraig
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 510 June 1921 Journal referenceSixty houses
Item 2 of 54 August 1922 Journal referenceTwenty-two houses, of three rooms
Item 3 of 523 March 1923 Journal referenceTwenty-two houses
Item 4 of 527 July 1923 Journal referenceForty houses
Item 5 of 519 June 1925 Journal referenceThirty houses


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 10George Brown DeasArchitect, EngineerA1921 Sixty houses
Item 2 of 10William WilliamsonArchitectA1921 Sixty houses
Item 3 of 10Williamson & DeasArchitectural practiceA1921 Sixty houses
Item 4 of 10George Brown DeasArchitect, EngineerD1922 Twenty-two houses
Item 5 of 10William WilliamsonArchitectD1922 Twenty-two houses
Item 6 of 10Williamson & DeasArchitectural practiceD1922 Twenty-two houses
Item 7 of 10George Brown DeasArchitect, EngineerC1923 Twenty-two houses and forty houses
Item 8 of 10William WilliamsonArchitectC1923 Twenty-two houses and forty houses
Item 9 of 10Williamson & DeasArchitectural practiceC1923 Twenty-two houses and forty houses
Item 10 of 10William WilliamsonArchitectB1925 Thirty houses


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fife County Council 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Frew, John1987Housing the Heroes: Council House Building in Central, East and North-East Fife 1919-1923 Kirkcaldy: Kirkcaldy Museums, Kirkcaldy District Councilp20 (reference for 22 houses 1922-23)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Aberdeen Daily Journal4 August 1922CXXIII p179
Item 2 of 5Builder10 June 1921CXX p755
Item 3 of 5Builder23 March 1923CXXIV p501
Item 4 of 5Builder27 July 1923CXXV p152
Item 5 of 5Builder19 June 1925CXXVIII p952