Basic Site Details

Name: 16 houses and 6 shops, Calvay Road, Barlanark Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Barlanark
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 115 August 1952 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for erection of 16 houses and six shops


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 JuryArchitectA1952 As City Architect
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A1952 With 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 1Barlanark Housing SchemeThis was the first big postwar housing scheme in eastern Glasgow. The masterplan comprised 2016 dwellings in a few three and mostly four-storey tenements, 236 cottages, and 56 maisonettes and flats over shops.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder15 August 1952  p248