Basic Site Details

Name: Seafar 2 Housing
Town, district or village: Cumbernauld New Town
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119611963Build/construction 

People

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 4Cumbernauld New Town Development Corporation A19621963 
Item 2 of 4Dudley Roberts LeakerArchitectA19621963 
Item 3 of 4Leslie Hugh Wilson (known as Hugh Wilson)ArchitectA19621963 
Item 4 of 4Roy HunterArchitectA19621963 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Cumbernauld New Town Development Corporation 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Cumbernauld New Town 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p563
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp170-1 Cumbernauld Original Housing Areas
Item 3 of 4Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and LondonGazetteer 2, p380
Item 4 of 4Miles Glendinning, Diane Watters, David Whitham Docomomo Scotland Leaflet  p229

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural ReviewJanuary 1961  p31
Item 2 of 2Architectural ReviewFebruary 1964  p95-9

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Roy HunterInterview of Roy Hunter by Jessica Taylor, 18 November 2009