Basic Site Details

Name: Ellisland
Town, district or village: Pollokshields
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
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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 1200, Nithsdale RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1871   
Item 2 of 21990s  Interior restored

People

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 3A & G ThomsonArchitectural practiceAc. 1871  
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectAc. 1871  
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectAc. 1871  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Johnston, William, gas fitting manufacturer 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Gomme, Andor and Walker, David1987Architecture of GlasgowSecond revised ednLondon: Lund Humphries 
Item 2 of 5McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan Paul 
Item 3 of 5McKean, John Maule1985The Architectonics and Ideals of Alexander Thomsonno 9, Summer 1985AA Files (Annals of the Architectural Association School of Architecture), Summer 1985 
Item 4 of 5Stamp, Gavin1999Alexander Thomson: The Unknown Genius London: Lawrence King, in association with Glasgow 1999 
Item 5 of 5Stamp, Gavin and McKinstry, eds1994'Greek' Thomson Edinburgh University Press, 1994 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow City ArchivesFrank Worsdall's Collection on Greek Thomson, including job list and photograph list  
Item 2 of 4Glasgow Institute of ArchitectsBiographical sketch and job list of Greek Thomson by Rev John Stark, 1879  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33450 
Item 4 of 4Historic Scotland RecordsThe Listed Glasgow Buildings of Alexander 'Greek' Thomson, complied by Iain Paterson, 1997