Basic Site Details

Name: Hutchesons' Boys Grammar School
Town, district or village: Crossmyloof
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: New building by Boswell Mitchell & Johnston

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 121, Beaton Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 74 March 1955 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begun 
Item 2 of 719571960Build/construction 
Item 3 of 7August 1957 OpenedJunior block opened
Item 4 of 7May 1960 OpenedRemainder opened
Item 5 of 719901991AdditionThree-storey, brick, science lab block
Item 6 of 719951996AdditionNorth wing of classrooms
Item 7 of 71997 AdditionSports building and games hall

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 6Boswell, Mitchell & JohnstonArchitectural practiceA19571960 
Item 2 of 6Ninian Rutherford Jamieson JohnstonArchitectA19571960 
Item 3 of 6Peter MitchellArchitectA19571960 
Item 4 of 6Frank CampbellArchitectA19591960 
Item 5 of 6Nori ToffoloJob architect 19901991Addition of three-storey, brick, science lab block
Item 6 of 6The Miller PartnershipArchitectural practice 19951996Addition of north wing of classrooms


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Dunlop, A1992Hutcheson's Grammar: the history of a Glasgow School   
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p555
Item 3 of 4RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p571

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News6 May 1964  p793
Item 2 of 2Builder4 March 1955  p396

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1University of StrathclydeAHAUS (Archive of Historical Architecture, University of Strathclyde)97.21