Basic Biographical Details

Name: Anthony Richardson & Partners
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1972
Bio Notes: The practice was started in 1972 as Anthony Richardson & Partners with an office at 14 Alloway in Ayr and another office in London. In 1989 Patrick Lorimer set up ARP Anthony Richardson & Partners (Scotland) Ltd as a breakaway from ARP Anthony Richardson & Partners where he had been a director. In 1994 the name of the practice changed to associated practice A R P Lorimer Associates Ltd and moved to 19 Wellington Square, Ayr. The practice has always specialised in conservation work.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 231, Oval Road, London, ScotlandBusiness1972  
Item 2 of 214, Alloway Place, Ayr, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1972After 1981 

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3Patrick James Lorimer1972 Partner 
Item 2 of 3Anthony Richardson1972 Partner 
Item 3 of 3Roger Barcroft19721984Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 9 ClubAyr AyrshireScotlandConservation, restoration and repair
Item 2 of 91975Country ClubAyr AyrshireScotlandRestoration of stable wing
Item 3 of 91978Barr Parish ChurchBarr AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 4 of 91979Gilmilnscroft HouseSorn, Mauchline AyrshireScotlandRestoration.
Item 5 of 91980sBarganyDailly AyrshireScotlandRestoration and alterations
Item 6 of 91980Colmonell ChurchColmonell AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 7 of 91981Knockdolian CastleColmonell AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 8 of 91982Craufurdland CastleKilmarnock (near) AyrshireScotlandRestoration. 'Buildings of Scotland' wrongly indicates that Patrick Lorimer was practising with ARP Architects at this date.
Item 9 of 91983Auchinleck HouseAuchinleck AyrshireScotlandRestoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p8
Item 2 of 3Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland PressP118
Item 3 of 3RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members