Basic Site Details

Name: Automobile Association Headquarters
Town, district or village: Erskine
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3AA Headquarters  
Item 2 of 3Fanum House  
Item 3 of 3Torrance House  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11974 Build/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 5Andrew Merrylees A1974  
Item 2 of 5James Beveridge A1974  
Item 3 of 5John Hardie Glover A1974  
Item 4 of 5John Marnoch Legge A1974  
Item 5 of 5Sir Basil Spence, Glover & Ferguson A1974  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Renfrew County CouncilEarly 1970sErskine: New Community   
Item 2 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 3Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p103

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSpence Glover & Ferguson Collection SGF 1970/12/1-68
Item 2 of 2Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore 159295