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"Blessings on this house" (Katrina Dawson) . . . . "and all who sail in her" (Nansie Blackie) . . . ."May it be transparently a home" (Jim Jardine - who gave us a splendid chamois to clean the windows)
from our Visitors book, 25 March 1961

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1964
Images courtesy of The Herald & Evening Times Picture archive
Two of them were used to illustrate an article in the Glasgow Herald by our friend Dennis White.

Galleries

A house for the Sillitto family 1959-1991    Interiors 1961-1991    How our garden grew 1961-1991

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All pictures and text on this site are copyright Winifred Sillitto except where otherwise stated

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