Basic Site Details

Name: Mains Housing Site, East Kilbride
Town, district or village: East Kilbride
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 1210 April 1953 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for over 90 houses
Item 2 of 121 May 1953 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for 125 houses
Item 3 of 1210 July 1953 * ProposedDevelopment Corporation to erect 114 houses at Site 4
Item 4 of 1231 July 1953 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for 100 houses
Item 5 of 1221 August 1953 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for erection of 140 houses
Item 6 of 1218 September 1953 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for scheme of flatted houses (West 1)
Item 7 of 125 February 1954 * Scheme acceptedConsent ranted by Lanarkshire CC for erection of 12 houses
Item 8 of 1212 February 1954 * Scheme acceptedConsent granted by Lanarkshire CC for erection of 70 houses at East 11
Item 9 of 1212 February 1954 * Scheme acceptedConsent granted by Lanarkshire CC for erection of 134 houses at West 1
Item 10 of 1219 February 1954 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for 285 houses at Site 3
Item 11 of 1212 March 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for 23 houses at Mains West (Site I) and 11 at Mains East (Site II)
Item 12 of 1228 May 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for 395 houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 14Donald Paterson ReayArchitect 10 April 1953 * New housing - working with Scott & Hudson
Item 2 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 10 April 1953 * New housing - working with Reay & Hudson
Item 3 of 14William L Hudson  10 April 1953 * New housing - working with Scott & Reay
Item 4 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 1 May 1953 * To prepare plans for 125 houses
Item 5 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 10 July 1953 * Site 4 housing
Item 6 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 31 July 1953 * To prepare plans for 100 houses
Item 7 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 21 August 1953 * Plans in hand for 140 houses
Item 8 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 18 September 1953 * To prepare plans for scheme of flatted houses (West 1)
Item 9 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 1954 * 395 houses
Item 10 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 5 February 1954 * Consent granted for 12 houses
Item 11 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 12 February 1954 * Consent granted for 70 houses at East (II)
Item 12 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 12 February 1954 * Consent granted for 134 houses at West (I) (per Sept '53?)
Item 13 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 19 February 1954 * Plans to be prepared for 285 houses at Site 3
Item 14 of 14Francis Clunie ScottArchitect 12 March 1954 * Plans prepared for houses at Mains East and West

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

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

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 12Builder10 April 1953  p581
Item 2 of 12Builder1 May 1953  p700
Item 3 of 12Builder10 July 1953  p80
Item 4 of 12Builder31 July 1953  p188
Item 5 of 12Builder21 August 1953  p300
Item 6 of 12Builder18 September 1953  p452
Item 7 of 12Builder6 November 1953  p720 - repeat of information of 18 Sept 1953 (plans to be prepared by F.C. Scott)
Item 8 of 12Builder5 February 1954  p280
Item 9 of 12Builder12 February 1954  p320
Item 10 of 12Builder19 February 1954  p346
Item 11 of 12Builder12 March 1954  p488
Item 12 of 12Builder28 May 1954  p958