Basic Site Details

Name: Westgreen Mental Asylum, staff housing
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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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 1After 1945Before 1955Build/construction 


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 3Carver, Symon & Ross (or Ross & Partners)Architectural practiceAAfter 1945Before 1955 
Item 2 of 3Donald (F?) RossArchitectAAfter 1945Before 1955Perhaps no input
Item 3 of 3James Watson RitchieArchitectAAfter 1945Before 1955Mainly responsible

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1 of 1Dundee Royal Lunatic AsylumSee separate entry for original Dundee Royal Lunatic Asylum at Stobswell, which was superseded by this building. (Patients were transferred in 1882.)

Cost: 60,000.

Greystanes House and Gowrie House are B Listed but Liff House, unit offices and lodge are C Listed.

Private asylum is a separate Scottish Baronial building.


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Watson Ritchie: F no5191 (Combined Box 62)