Basic Site Details

Name: Cowcaddens CDA housing
Town, district or village: Cowcaddens
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Situated on a small raised area between Maitland Street, Cowcaddens Road and the M8.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11968 Build/construction 


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 4W A Fairhurst & PartnersEngineer 1968 Consulting engineer
Item 2 of 4James MacFarlane PatonArchitectA1968 As partner in charge
Item 3 of 4Walter UnderwoodArchitectA1968 As senior partner
Item 4 of 4Walter Underwood & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1968  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p600
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p263

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News6 May 1964  p794
Item 2 of 2Builder8 May 1964  p955

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Mitchell LibraryGlasgow City Archives1968/245; 1973/696Dean of Guild Court