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21 Birnie Court Also known as Red Road Flats

 

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  • 21 Birnie Court and the Red Road skyline

Other Information

  • The Red Road flats are amongst the few examples of public housing in the United Kingdom that have a steel framed structure, something that complicates the matters of demolition.

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Architect
Sam Bunton & Associates
Developer
Glasgow City Council

Reference Data

Reference No.
2687
First Uploaded
19-02-2006
Last Editorial Date
28-10-2014
 

Building Location

Address
Birnie Court, Glasgow. G21 3BJ
Estate
Red Road
Council
Glasgow City Council
County
Glasgow
Region
Scotland
Country
United Kingdom

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Building Specification

Status
Demolished
Proposal date
1962
Construction start date
1964
Completion date
1969
Demolition Date
2013
Style
Brutalist

Roof Height (AGL)
89.00

Total Floors (O.G)
31

Market Data

Primary Use
Residential

Flats
120

Metres > Feet