Basic Site Details

Name: 70-78 Baker Street
Town, district or village: Stirling
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 70 & 72 Baker Street is 'B'
74 Baker Street is 'B'
76 Baker Street is 'C(S)'
78 Baker Strteet is 'C(S)'

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tenement  
Item 2 of 2Terraced house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 170-78, Baker StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31938 Design exhibited 
Item 2 of 3c. 19381959  
Item 3 of 31940 Design exhibited 

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 4(Sir) Frank Charles MearsArchitect 1938c. 1953 
Item 2 of 4(Sir) Frank Mears & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19531959 
Item 3 of 4Horace Arthur Rendel GovanArchitectA19531959 
Item 4 of 4Robert James NaismithArchitectA19531959 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp729-32
Item 2 of 5Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp9 Image
Item 3 of 5Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp381, Gazetteer 2
Item 4 of 5RSA1938   658
Item 5 of 5RSA1940   551

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Official Architecture and PlanningApril 1954  p160-2

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45372Nos 70 and 72
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45373No 74
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45374No 76
Item 4 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45375No 78