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Blythswood House

Country House (19th Century)

Site Name Blythswood House

Classification Country House (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Renfield House

Canmore ID 43086

Site Number NS46NE 32

NGR NS 4987 6872

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Renfrewshire
  • Parish Renfrew (Renfrew)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Renfrew
  • Former County Renfrewshire

Archaeology Notes

NS46NE 32 4987 6872

NS46NE 32.01 NS 4973 6905 Iron Railing and Towpath

'Blythswood House' is depicted on the OS 2nd Edition map (Renfrewshire, sheet VIII, 1913). It has since been demolished and the land now forms part of Renfrew Golf Club.

Information from RCAHMS (HMLB), September 2001.

Architecture Notes


ARCHITECT: James Gillespie Graham 1820.

Blythswood House now demolished.

Original house called Renfield.


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