Basic Site Details

Name: Matheran House
Town, district or village: Pollokshields
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Now (2011) returned to residential use.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow School of Occupational Therapy  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Matheran House/29, Sherbrooke AvenueYes 
Item 2 of 2102, Springkell AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11904   


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 5Burnet, Boston & CarruthersArchitectural practiceA1904  
Item 2 of 5Frank BurnetArchitectA1904  
Item 3 of 5Gilbert McGarvaArchitectA1904 as assistant to Burnet, Boston & Carruthers
Item 4 of 5James CarruthersArchitectA1904  
Item 5 of 5William James BostonArchitectA1904  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dunsmuir, Hugh, of Dunsmuir and Jackson, engineers, Govan 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1904 part 1 pp100, 102
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   360
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p580

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33471 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Gilbert McGarva: L v14 no996
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Refs 1/8665 and1/9031 (both 1902)