Basic Site Details

Name: Glen Eden
Town, district or village: Bothwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Bothwell
Status: A listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2CraigievarYesOne half post 1963
Item 2 of 2Gleneden  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glen Eden, 26, Laighlands RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21855 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21963 Alteration/conversionDivided into two dwellings, one half called Craigievar


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 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA1855 Attribution undocumented but certain?
Item 2 of 3Baird & ThomsonArchitectural practiceA1855 Attribution undocumented but certain?
Item 3 of 3John Baird the SecondArchitectA1855 Attribution undocumented but certain?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.155
Item 2 of 2McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan Paulp295

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow City ArchivesFrank Worsdall's Collection on Greek Thomson, including job list and photograph list Francis Worsdall List of Works
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register5151Bothwell, Laighlands road, Craigievar and Gleneden