Addition and alterations to Aytoun House

M196 Addition and alterations to Aytoun House

Address: 3, Sydenham Road, Glasgow G12 9NT
Date: 1901–3
Client: James T. Tullis
Authorship: Authorship category 1 (Mackintosh) (Mackintosh)
c. 1865
Date of original house, designed by Glasgow architects Boucher & Cousland. 1
1901
May: Date of drawings submitted to Glasgow Dean of Guild Court. 2
6 June: Drawings approved by Glasgow Dean of Guild Court. 3
20 June: Earliest contractor tenders accepted. 4
30 July: Work on site begins. 5
1902
7 January: 'Proceeding with interior work'. 6
February: Earliest payments to contractors. 7
17 June: 'Finishing'. 8
12 August: Final inspection visit. 9
1903
April: Latest payments to contractors. 10
c. 1999–2002
Conversion of house into six flats. 11
2001–2
Roof-top addition to 1860s section of the house by Page\Park. 12

Notes:

1: Elizabeth Williamson, Anne Riches and Malcolm Higgs, Buildings of Scotland: Glasgow, London: Penguin, 1990, p. 360.

2: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court plans, B4/12/1/8405.

3: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Master of Works' list of cases, 6 June 1901, no. 9.

4: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie / Honeyman Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53061, p. 237.

5: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/12, p. 115.

6: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/12, p. 115.

7: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie / Honeyman Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53061, pp. 238, 240.

8: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/12, p. 115.

9: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/12, p. 115.

10: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie / Honeyman Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53061, pp. 238, 240.

11: Information supplied by flat-owner on visit, 24 April 2012.

12: Information supplied by Page\Park.