Basic Site Details

Name: Germiston Housing Scheme
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Two-part Corporation housing scheme with three-storey tenements in western half and 4IB type houses in eastern half

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11930 Build/constructionStarted in 1930


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 1Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation)  1930 Started in 1930

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 236 houses, Germiston Housing Scheme 
Item 2 of 2Three tower blocks, Coll Street, Germiston Housing SchemeThree 18-storey tower blocks containing a total of 306 dwellings and a parking deck for 38 cars built on vacant strip of land on northern edge of Germiston Housing Scheme. The tower blocks were built as a package deal by Reema, employing their proprietary large-panel concrete prefabricted system.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p424