Earlier Houses: There was an earlier fortified house on, or near, the site of the current house.
Built / Designed For: Hamilton family
John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 27, 1854.
House Listed: Category B
Park Listed: Not Listed
Past Seat / Home of: James Hamilton, 19th century; Hamilton family here from the 16th century.
Current Ownership Type: School
Primary Current Ownership Use: School
Ownership Details: Since 1954 owned by the University of Glasgow
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No