John Gilbert Architects



CCG begins work on 32 new homes in Glasgow city centre

A new affordable housing development is set to transform a vacant site in Glasgow city centre.

Published 8 September 2020

John Gilbert Architects: Thoughts on listing the Kingston Bridge

In response to Historic Environment Scotland's proposal to list the M8 Kingston Bridge, John Gilbert Architects has published its thoughts.

Published 7 July 2020

Student accommodation plans for iconic Paisley building

The former Territorial Army building on Paisley’s High Street could be transformed into student accommodation for the nearby University of the West of Scotland (UWS) under newly submitted plans.

Published 20 April 2020

Redpath awarded role on Canongate housing energy efficiency project

Redpath Construction has started work on a project to improve the energy efficiency of the Canongate housing development in Edinburgh.

Published 20 March 2020

Green light for block of 32 flats on Calton car park

Wheatley Group has gained planning permission to develop 32 mid-market rent flats on the site of a car park in Calton.

Published 6 February 2020

Renfrewshire ‘retrofit’ housing project could slash heating bills by 90%

An innovative housing project in Renfrewshire will help to tackle climate change and could slash annual heating bills to £150.

Published 22 January 2020

Thenue Housing begins work on homes in Glasgow's East End

Thenue Housing has begun work on building more homes for Glasgow's East End just weeks after launching its most recent development.

Published 10 December 2019

Housing association wins award for Passivhaus development in Shettleston

Shettleston Housing Association’s Cunningham House development was named Best Affordable Housing Development (urban) in the UK-wide Inside Housing Awards.

Published 3 December 2019

Hardies appointed to £7m nursing home development in Livingston

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has been appointed to a £7 million 60-bedroom nursing home development on a brownfield site in Livingston for Randolph Hill Nursing Homes Group.

Published 19 November 2019

Architect John Gilbert announces retirement

John Gilbert has announced his intention to retire from the architecture practice he founded and led for 27 years

Published 30 August 2019

Work starts on Scotland’s first community-owned Passivhaus certified homes

Building work has started on three family-sized passivhaus certified homes in the village of Closeburn in Dumfries and Galloway.

Published 26 June 2019

Funding awarded for new Scottish Passivhaus initiative

Leading architects, designers and builders are to partner with researchers at The Glasgow School of Art (GSA) to develop a specific Scottish approach to Passivhaus.

Published 29 January 2019

Thenue lodges plans for housing development to combat dementia and depression in elderly

Plans have been submitted for a new housing development in the East End of Glasgow that aims to combat dementia, depression and a lack of exercise in the over-55 age group.

Published 5 December 2018

Ayrshire Housing announces new architects' panel

After a public competition, Ayrshire Housing has selected six well known architects to its new framework.

Published 6 July 2018

Green light for affordable housing plan on banks of Loch Lomond

Twenty-two new homes are now in the pipeline for Balmaha due to an innovative approach to tackling the issue of the lack of affordable rural housing.

Published 28 March 2018