Basic Site Details

Name: 188 cottages, Hallhill Road/Kentallen Road, Barlanark Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Barlanark
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 188 two-storey cottages in Lawrence blockwork construction (Wilson Blocks)

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hallhill Road  
Item 2 of 2Kentallen Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119521953Build/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 4Sam Bunton Bc. 1950 Designed the 2Z house type used for the 188 cottages
Item 2 of 4Sam Bunton & Associates Bc. 1950 Designed the 2Z house type used for the 188 cottages
Item 3 of 4Francis Clunie Scott A19521953Responsible for layout, as architect for Glasgow Corporation
Item 4 of 4Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19521953With F C Scott responsible for area layout

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 1Barlanark Housing SchemeThis was the first big postwar housing scheme in eastern Glasgow. The masterplan comprised 2016 dwellings in a few three and mostly four-storey tenements, 236 cottages, and 56 maisonettes and flats over shops.


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of GuildGCA DG 1952/189