Additions to 110–118 Holm Street

M092 Additions to 110–118 Holm Street

Address: 110–18, Holm Street, Glasgow
Date: 1894
Client: Unknown
Authorship: Authorship category 3 (Office with Mackintosh) (Office with Mackintosh)

John Honeyman & Keppie made additions at the rear of two tenement buildings to provide W.C.s at the ground, first, second and third floors of each stair tower. These additions were made in line with the 1892 Burgh Police (Scotland) Act which required that, where not already done so, an indoor water supply, indoor water closets and drainage should be introduced to every domestic building. 1

Authorship: The inscriptions on the drawings submitted to the Glasgow Dean of Guild Court appear to be in Mackintosh's hand.

Cost from office job book: 142 10s 4d

Status: Demolished

Grid Reference: NS 5860 6518

GPS coordinates: lat = 55.859007, lng = -4.260700 (Map)

Notes:

1: Chapter 55 Burgh Police (Scotland) Act 1892, para. 246, General Public Acts 55 & 56 Vict, London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office 1892, p. 462.