Basic Site Details

Name: Hillhead High School
Town, district or village: Hillhead
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hillhead Primary SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hillhead High School/15-21, Cecil StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31884   
Item 2 of 31904 AdditionDate for addition given by Hamilton.
Item 3 of 31908  Addition of attic


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 7David BarclayArchitectA1884  
Item 2 of 7H & D BarclayArchitectural practiceA1884  
Item 3 of 7Hugh BarclayArchitectA1884  
Item 4 of 7David BarclayArchitectB1904 Additions
Item 5 of 7H & D BarclayArchitectural practiceB1904 Additions
Item 6 of 7John GaltArchitectB1904 Additions - as assistant to H & D Barclay
Item 7 of 7Samuel PrestonArchitectC1908 Addition of attic


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hamilton, Sarah L2010Glasgow's School Board Heritage: the Challenges of Conservation MSc Dissertation in Architectural Conservation  
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p346

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect24 April 1885   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32855 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Galt: L v3 no199 (microfilm reel 30)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesHillhead Dean of Guild 2/2198, H/163