Basic Site Details

Name: Elderslie House
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21777 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21924 Destruction/demolition 


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 2Robert AdamArchitectB1776 Made designs but as built the pilasters and wings were demolished.
Item 2 of 2Robert RobinsonLandscape architectA1777  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Speirs, Alexander 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3King, David2001The Complete Works of Robert & James Adam  pp389-390
Item 2 of 3Lewis, Anthony2014The Builders of Edinburgh New Town 1767-1795 Reading: Spire Booksp150
Item 3 of 3Sweeney, Dan2015Postscript to the Past: Lost Mansions and Houses of Renfrewshire Windan Presspp92-93