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Fabrics at Hill House, Helensburgh

Original fabrics at Hill House, some by Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh:-

Original Fabrics, Hill House, Helensburgh

Closer views:-

Original Fabric Samples, Hill House, Helensburgh

Hill House, Helensburgh Fabric Samples

Display room, Hill House:-

Display Room, Hill House, Helensburgh

Mackintosh style modern stuff for sale:-

Items For Sale, Hill House, Helensburgh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh ‘Rose’ design biscuits in cafĂ©:-

Biscuits, Hill House, Helensburgh

Upper Floor and Rooms, Hill House, Helensburgh

More Charles Rennie Mackintosh designs from Hill House.

Seating Niche:-

Upper Floor Seating Niche, Hill House, Helensburgh

Upper room door:-

Hill House, Helensburgh Upper Room Door

Circular table:-

Hill House, Helensburgh, Table in Upper Room

Table and chairs (on different visit):-

Table and Chairs, Hill House, Helensburgh

Door and decoration:-

Decoration in Mr Blackie's Bedroom, Hill House, Helensburgh

Child’s room door:-

Child's Room Door, Hill House, Helensburgh>

Mantelpieces:-

Hill House, Helensburgh, Mantelpiece in Upper Room

Mantelpiece , Upper Room, Hill House, Helensburgh

Bench. Early photographs of Hill House on wall:-

Upper Room Bench, Hill House, Helensburgh

Beds:-

Beds, Hill House, Helensburgh

Child’s bed:-

Child's Bed, Hill House, Helensburgh

Wall decoration:-

Wall Decoration, Hill House, Helensburgh

Shelves:-

Shelves, Hill House, Helensburgh

Walter Blackie’s Bedroom, Hill House, Helensburgh

Bed:-

Mr Blackie's Bedroom, Hill House,Helensburgh

Bed cover:-

Bed Cover, Hill House, Helensburgh

Decoration:-

Decoration in Mr Blackie's Bedroom, Hill House, Helensburgh

Bedside table:-

Bedside Table, Hill House, Helensburgh

A photo of the wardrobe in Walter Blackie’s bedroom is in this post.

Fireplaces, Hill House, Helensburgh

As well as the fireplace in the Drawing Room of Hill House, Helensburgh there are several examples of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s attention to detail with such household fixtures.

Fireplace in study. Note also clock:-

Study Fireplace, Hill House, Helensburgh

Mrs Blackie’s bedroom fireplace:-

Another Fireplace, Lamps and Decoration, Hill House, Helensburgh

Another upper room fireplace:-

A Fireplace, Hill House, Helensburgh

Child’s room fireplace:-

Child's Room Fireplace, Hill House, Helensburgh

More upper room fireplaces:-

Upper Room Fireplace, Hill House, Helensburgh

Hill House, Helensburgh, Fireplace

Mackintosh Chairs and More, Hill House, Helensburgh

Unmistakable Mackintosh style chair:-

Mackintosh Chair, Hill House, Helensburgh

Chair in upper room:-

Mackintosh Chair, Upper Room Hill House, Helensburgh

Chair back, Dining Room:-

Hill House, Helensburgh, Mackintosh Chair

Dining room clock:-

Dining Room Clock, Hill House, Helensburgh

Walter Blackie’s Bedroom Wardrobe. Mackintosh designed the wardrobe which was built so that Blackie’s chest of drawers would fit into it:-

Bedroom Wardrobe, Hill House, Helensburgh

Mackintosh Room Designs, Hill House, Helensburgh

Yet more of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s designs for Hill House. See link and posts passim.

Library Entrance. Typical Mackintosh square insets on the cupboard:-

Hill House, Helensburgh, Library Entrance

Note curved wooden detailing:-

Library Cupboard, Hill House, Helensburgh

The detailing is continued through the bookshelves:-

Hill House, Helensburgh, Library & Books

Library Bookshelves, Hill House, Helensburgh

Dining Room dresser – probably brought to the house by the Blackie family. The portrait is of Walter Blackie for whom Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed Hill House.

Sideboard Dining Room, Hill House, Helensburgh

Even the pantry has Mackintosh designs – heart-shaped cutouts in the lower cupboards:-

Pantry, Hill House, Helensburgh

Lamps, Hill House, Helensburgh

Some more of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s designs for Hill House. See link and posts passim.

Ceiling Lamps:-

Ceiling Lamps, Hill House, Helensburgh

Floor standing lamp:-

Floor Standing Lamp, Hill House, Helensburgh

Pendant lamp:-

Pendant Lamp, Hill House, Helensburgh

Ceiling lamp:-

Ceiling Lamp, Hill House, Helensburgh

Wall lamp. Note also stencilled wall decoration:-

Lamp, Hill House, Helensburgh

Stairwell, Hill House, Helensburgh

One of the most emblematic “Mackintosh” style parts of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed Hill House is the stairwell. See link and posts passim.

Stairwell entrance:-

Entrance to Stairwell, Hill House, Helensburgh

Stairwell and window:-

Stairwell and Window, Hill House, Helensburgh

On right hand wall compared to above:-

Stair Window, Hill House, Helensburgh

Lamp above Stair Landing:-

Lamp above Stair Landing, Hill House, Helensburgh

Carpet on stair landing:-

Carpet on Stair Landing, Hill House, Helensburgh

Iconic Mackintosh chair design. On Hill House stair landing:-

Tall Chair on Stair Landing, Hill House, Helensburgh

Mrs Blackie’s Bedroom, Hill House, Helensburgh

The main bedroom of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed Hill House in Helensburgh contains many typical Mackintosh motifs.

Bed. Behind the bed are panels by Margaret MacDonald Mackintosh:-

Bedroom Bed, Hill House, Helensburgh

At the foot of the bed there is a window niche and small dresser:-

Bedroom Window Niche

Washstand (see bed to left):-

Washstand, Bedroom, Hill House, Helensburgh

Furniture, fireplace and table plus Mackintosh chair from foot of bed:-

Bedroom Furniture and Fireplace, Hill House, Helensburgh

Wardrobes and chair:-

Bedroom Wardrobes, Hill House, Helensburgh

Wardrobe, stool and dressing mirror:-

Bedroom Wardrobe, Table and Mirror, Hill House, Helensburgh

Windows, lamp and dressing mirror:-

Bedroom Windows and Lamp and Dressing Mirror, Hill House, Helensburgh

Hallway, Hill House, Helensburgh

The hallway is the first part of Hill House you see when entering.

Table: chair and clock in background:-

Table in Hall, Hill House, Helensburgh

Chair with a book whose cover was one of Mackintosh’s designs for Blackie:-

Hall Chair, Hill House, Helensburgh

The chair was in a different position in 2017:-

Chair in Hall, Hill House, Helensburgh

Wall clock:-

Clock in Hall, Hill House, Helensburgh

Niche in hall:-

Niche in Hall, Hill House, Helensburgh

Hall door:-

Hall Door, Hill House, Helensburgh

I forgot to post this detail of the drawing room fireplace in my previous post:-

Drawing Room Fireplace Detail, Hill House, Helensburgh

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