M006 Alterations to Rosslea, Rhu (Row)Address: Ferry Road, Rhu (Row) G84 8NF
Client: Alexander Dennistoun
This large house in Rhu (formerly known as Row), N. of Helensburgh, was designed by John Baird II before 1876. 1 In 1888–9, John Honeyman & Keppie carried out unspecified alterations to the drawing room.
Authorship: This is one of over 270 jobs carried out in the office of John Honeyman & Keppie (Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh from 1901) during Mackintosh's time there. Mackintosh undoubtedly worked on many of these, but there is no specific evidence for his involvement in this case.
Cost from office job book: £140 14s 2d
Status: Standing building
Current name: Rosslea Hall Hotel
Current use: Hotel (2014)
RCAHMS Site Number: NS28SE 234
Grid Reference: NS 26583 83968
GPS coordinates: lat = 56.010246, lng = -4.7999978 (Map)
1: 'John Baird II', Dictionary of Scottish Architects, 1840–1980, www.scottisharchitects.org.uk [accessed 28 November 2011].