Earlier Houses: The 15th century King's Inch Castle was near the location of the current house.
Built / Designed For: Alexander Speirs
House & Family History: Elderslie House was actually built on the King's Inch Estate, although Alexander Speirs had also purchased the adjoining Elderslie Estate in 1767 from a direct descendent of William Wallace. In 1821 the House was extended by George Douglas. Elderslie House and King's Inch Castle were located on the southern side of the current Braehead shopping center.
House Listed: Demolished
Park Listed: Destroyed
Past Seat / Home of: Speirs family, 18th century.
Current Ownership Type: Demolished
Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No