Basic Site Details

Name: Castlemilk Housing Unit 4 Extension, Dougrie Road
Town, district or village: Castlemilk
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Unit 4 extension - group of three 20-storey tower blocks inserted on a vacant site; development also included two blocks of single-persons flats, containing 63 dwellings

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219601966Build/constructionThree tower blocks
Item 2 of 217 June 1960 Scheme acceptedby Glasgow Planning Com per Builder p1168

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 2Archibald George JuryArchitectA19601966Three tower blocks. As Glasgow City Architect.
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19601966With A G Jury as City Architect.

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 1Castlemilk Housing, Unit 42,237 dwellings

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p531

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder17 June 1960  p1168

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild1960/416