Basic Site Details

Name: Housing, Summerhill Site
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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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 2Terregles Road  
Item 2 of 2Terregles Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 512 February 1954 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court approves plans for 45 houses to front Terregles Street and Terregles Road - est cost 73,320
Item 2 of 526 March 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans prepared and approved for 45 houses, c. 73,320
Item 3 of 59 April 1954 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court approve plans for 114 houses, est. cost 142,500 - consisting of 80 three-apartment and 34 four-apartment
Item 4 of 518 February 1955 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans prepared and approved for 104 houses
Item 5 of 518 March 1955 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for scheme of 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 2Robert S Osborne [Osbourne]Architect 1954 *1955 
Item 2 of 2Alexander Buchanan GardnerArchitect 1955 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries Town Council1954, new housing

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder12 February 1954  p320
Item 2 of 5Builder26 March 1954  p572
Item 3 of 5Builder9 April 1954  p655
Item 4 of 5Builder18 February 1955  p316
Item 5 of 5Builder18 March 1955  p492