Basic Site Details

Name: Space-saving cottages, Toryglen
Town, district or village: Toryglen
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1 1952Build/construction 


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 3Department of Health for Scotland (Scottish Board of Health; later Scottish Development Department)Architectural practiceA 1952With Gardner -Medwin as chief architect.
Item 2 of 3Robert Joseph Gardner-MedwinArchitectA 1952As Chief Architect of the Department of Health for Scotland
Item 3 of 3Scottish Special Housing Direct LabourBuilderA(?)1952 

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 1Toryglen SSHA Housing Scheme 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p564

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural DesignJune 1952  p167 - space-saving terraced houses in Glasgow and Edinburgh
Item 2 of 2Builder25 January 1952