Basic Site Details

Name: Glen Tower
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11000, Great Western RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1887  Villa built
Item 2 of 31929  Remodelling of villa to form homeopathic hospital
Item 3 of 3August 1950 AdditionAdditions and other works


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 3Burnet, Son & DickArchitectural practiceA1929 Remodelled villa to form homeopathic hospital - Dick responsible
Item 2 of 3Norman Aitken DickArchitectA1929 Remodelled villa to form homeopathic hospital
Item 3 of 3Western Regional Hospital Board  1950 To make additions and other works


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed as Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p315

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1930Jul-Dec p278
Item 2 of 3Builder25 August 1950  p263
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Herald25 May 1914  p5