1870 – Gallowhill House, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Architect: Salmon,Son & Ritchie


Perspective view, ground Plan with key as published in The Building News, October 14th 1870. “ONE of our illustrations this week represents a mansion recently completed for the late Peter Kerr, Esq., of Paisley, at a cost of from £12,000 to £13,000. It occupies the estate of Gallowhill, lying on the east side of the road from Paisley to Renfrew. The architects under whose directions the building was erected are Messrs. Salmon, Son, & Ritchie, of Glasgow. “The building and its estate was destroyed to make way for housing schemes in the 1930s. Gallowhill House was designed in 1867 and was the home of Peter Kerr of Clark & Company, a firm of Paisley threadmakers.

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