Lilybank House Glasgow, Alexander Thomson Building, Hillhead Home, History, Date, Scotland

Lilybank House – Extension : Hillhead Property

Greek Thomson + Rennie Mackintosh : Glasgow House, Strathclyde, west of Scotland

Lilybank House Glasgow

Lilybank House dates from around 1840.

Designed for Robert Allan; also home to John Blackie

The house was extended by Alexander Thomson around 1869 and again in the 1890s by Rennie Mackintosh.

Now housing the Department of Economic and Social History the building is located off University Gardens, just west of the central Library building in Hillhead.




Architecture in Glasgow

Glasgow School of Art

Rennie Mackintosh

Alexander Thomson

Key Building by Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson

St Vincent Street Church
St Vincent Street Church
photo © Adrian Welch




Buildings in the city by Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson

Caledonia Road Church

CCA Glasgow
CCA Glasgow
photo © Adrian Welch

Glasgow Tours

Glasgow School of Art
Glasgow School of Art
photo © Adrian Welch

Briggait Centre : Nicoll Russell Studios
Briggait Centre Glasgow
photo : Andrew Lee

Hutchesons Hospital
Hutchesons Hall
photo © Adrian Welch

Glasgow Houses

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Lilybank House – page

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