Basic Site Details

Name: Housing, Langlees
Town, district or village: Bainsford, Falkirk
City or county: Stirlingshire
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 2Housing scheme  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5June 1950 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for fifty-two houses, cost 68,500
Item 2 of 5September 1951 Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court for fifty-six houses
Item 3 of 512 December 1952 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court approve plans for erection, by town council, of 18 flatted houses; cost estimated at 27,800
Item 4 of 524 May 1957 Plans prepared, construction not yet begun'plans in hand for 22 three-apt. and 44 four-apt. houses at Langlees Housing Scheme' per Builder p973
Item 5 of 514 June 1957 Scheme accepted'plans approved for 22 three-apartment and 44 four-apartment houses, also municipal building at Langlees housing scheme, est. cost ₤93,000' per Builder p1102

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Falkirk Town Council Architect's/Engineer's Department  1950After 1951As Falkirk Corporation
Item 2 of 2Alexander John Macaskill Currell  24 May 1957 address listed as Municipal Chambers, per Builder p973


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp488

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder30 June 1950  p889
Item 2 of 5Builder14 September 1951  p367
Item 3 of 5Builder12 December 1952  p892
Item 4 of 5Builder24 May 1957  p973
Item 5 of 5Builder14 June 1957  p1102