Basic Site Details

Name: Office Block for British Hydrocarbon Chemicals Ltd, Grangemouth
Town, district or village: Grangemouth
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Chemicals Business Support Centre  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219641965Build/constructionAggregate-clad block
Item 2 of 229 May 1964 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court grant planning permission for 85,000 office block

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 5Alison & Hutchison & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19641965Aggregate-clad block
Item 2 of 5Douglas Hislop HerdArchitectA19641965Aggregate-clad block
Item 3 of 5George Gilroy GrahamArchitectA19641965Aggregate-clad block
Item 4 of 5Harry Horace Macdonald A19641965Aggregate-clad block
Item 5 of 5Robert Forbes HutchisonArchitectA1964 Aggregate-clad block


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1British Hydrocarbon Chemicals Ltd 

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 1British Petroleum (BP) Refinery 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp533

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 May 1964  p1156