Basic Site Details

Name: Penilee Housing Estate, multi-storey tower blocks off Sandwood Road
Town, district or village: Penilee
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: On S perimeter of housing estate. 240 flats proposed (Building 6 January 1967)

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 1Sandwood Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219671970Build/construction 
Item 2 of 2January 1967  Tenders accepted (direct labour) for erection of 240 flats to cost 840,000


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 JuryArchitectA19671970As City Architect.
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19671970With A G Jury as City Architect.


Bibliographic References

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

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building6 January 1967  p122