Basic Site Details

Name: House, 12 University Gardens
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Woodwork by John Crawford and stained glass by Oscar Paterson

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1University of Glasgow, Gilmorehill Campus Building D15, Salmon HouseYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 112, University GardensYesOriginally 11 Unversity Gardens, but no. 12 by 1901


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11900   


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 4James Salmon & Son A1900  
Item 2 of 4James Salmon (junior) A1900  
Item 3 of 4John Gaff Gillespie A1900  
Item 4 of 4William Forrest Salmon A1900  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Workman, W S 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7McKean, Charles, Walker, David and Walker, Frank1989Central Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh, Rutland Pressp187
Item 2 of 7O'Donnell, Raymond2003The life and work of James Salmon architect, 1873-1924 Edinburgh: The Rutland Presspp40-41, 88-89
Item 3 of 7Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1901   737
Item 4 of 7Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   311
Item 5 of 7Service, Alastair1975Edwardian Architecture and its Origins  p239
Item 6 of 7Urquhart, G2000Along Great Western Road  pp174, 181
Item 7 of 7Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp348-349

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Studio1900v27 p104-110

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32932 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Gaff Gillespie: F v17 p112 no1152 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/7737