Basic Site Details

Name: Residential Spastics School
Town, district or village: Little Corseford, Johnstone
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Comprehensive Centre for Spastics  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21960s Build/construction 
Item 2 of 22 September 1960 Proposedresidential school will be the first phase of centre on 12-acre site; additional buildings added over 10 to 15 year period; est. cost 250,000 per Builder p450


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 6Archibald CrawfordArchitectA1960s  
Item 2 of 6Ian Alexander SinclairArchitectA1960s  
Item 3 of 6John Crowe McBrideArchitectA1960s  
Item 4 of 6John Watson (junior)ArchitectA1960s  
Item 5 of 6Watson, Salmond & GrayArchitectural practiceA1960s  
Item 6 of 6William MacDonaldArchitectA1960s  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Council for the Care of Spastics 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 2RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder2 September 1960  'Centre for Spastics' p450