Basic Site Details

Name: The Roost
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Personal information from Alexander Wright.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1The Exchequer  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Eating and drinking establishment  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 159, Dumbarton RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11899   


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 2Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden A18991900James Hoey Craigie responsible
Item 2 of 2James Hoey Craigie A18991900As principal assistant to Clarke & Bell & R A Bryden


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1MacSorley/McSorley, Philip 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Kenna and Mooney1983People's Palaces  p109, plate 26
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p374