Basic Biographical Details

Name: Patrick James Lorimer
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Patrick James Lorimer studied for the degree of MA at the University of Cambridge and for the diploma in architecture at the AA. He joined the practice set up by Anthony Richardson in 1972. He formed an associated practice under the title A R P Lorimer Associates in 1994.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 114, Alloway Place, Ayr, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1972  

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2ARP Lorimer & Associates Ltd  Partner 
Item 2 of 2Anthony Richardson & Partners1972 Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architect 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 46 Free ChurchBarr AyrshireScotlandConversion to house - dated unspecified
Item 2 of 461975ClubAyr AyrshireScotlandConservation, restoration and repair
Item 3 of 461975Country ClubAyr AyrshireScotlandRestoration of stable wing
Item 4 of 461978Barr Parish ChurchBarr AyrshireScotlandRestoration - with Lorimer as job architect
Item 5 of 461979Gilmilnscroft HouseSorn, Mauchline AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 6 of 461980sBardrochatColmonell AyrshireScotlandRemodelling
Item 7 of 461980sBarganyDailly AyrshireScotlandAlterations and restoration
Item 8 of 461980Colmonell ChurchColmonell AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 9 of 461981Knockdolian CastleColmonell AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 10 of 461982Craufurdland CastleKilmarnock (near) AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 11 of 461983Auchinleck HouseAuchinleck AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 12 of 46c. 1985Knockdolian HouseColmonell (near) AyrshireScotlandAlterations and additions to service quarters
Item 13 of 46c. 1985St Andrews Court housing developmentGirvan AyrshireScotland 
Item 14 of 461988MinuntionBarr AyrshireScotlandExtension
Item 15 of 461988New ManseKirkmichael AyrshireScotland 
Item 16 of 461990sDunduff CastleFisherton (near) AyrshireScotlandCompletion of restoration
Item 17 of 461990sLightkeepers' housesHynish TireeScotland 
Item 18 of 461990sTownend stable courtSymington AyrshireScotlandConversion to housing
Item 19 of 461991Kirkmichael ManseKirkmichael AyrshireScotlandConservation and re-ordering
Item 20 of 461994National Burns Memorial, Cottage Homes, Museum and TowerMauchline AyrshireScotlandRestoration of cottages for museum and exhibition space
Item 21 of 461995Girvan Methodist ChurchGirvan AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 22 of 46c. 1995Arran MallAyr AyrshireScotlandAlterations
Item 23 of 461997Loudoun HallAyr AyrshireScotlandStair replaced
Item 24 of 461998Symington Parish ChurchSymington AyrshireScotlandConservation and restoration including new North porch
Item 25 of 461999Culzean Estate, home farmCulzean AyrshireScotlandRemodelling? Buildings of Scotland gives date as 2003 for remodelling.
Item 26 of 461999RC Church of St Edward the ConfessorSandayCannaInverness-shireScotlandRestoration and conversion to study centre
Item 27 of 462000Culzean Castle Estate, Hoolity Ha' Lodge and Bridge  AyrshireScotlandRestoration
Item 28 of 462000Village HallBarr AyrshireScotlandExtension
Item 29 of 462001Kennox HouseStewarton AyrshireScotlandAlterations
Item 30 of 462002Castle TioramMoidart Inverness-shireScotlandProposed restoration
Item 31 of 462002Lamlash and Kilbride Parish ChurchLamlashArranButeScotlandThorough restoration
Item 32 of 462003Culzean Castle estate, Dolphin House  AyrshireScotlandConveerted to Educational Centre
Item 33 of 462003Housing development for Carrick Housing Association, CraigiemainsBallantrae AyrshireScotland 
Item 34 of 46c. 2003Kingencleugh HouseMauchline AyrshireScotlandService wing raised
Item 35 of 46200483-87 Dalhowan StreetCrosshill AyrshireScotland 
Item 36 of 462005Alton Albany HouseBarr AyrshireScotlandRemodelling
Item 37 of 462006Kirkbride HouseCrosshill (near) AyrshireScotlandExtensions and reordering
Item 38 of 462007West Parish ChurchMaybole AyrshireScotlandConversion to residential use
Item 39 of 462008Alloway Old KirkAlloway AyrshireScotlandExtensive restoration
Item 40 of 462008Knock CastleLargs AyrshireScotlandAlterations to service wing and door between this wing and main house altered.
Item 41 of 462008Stewart Memorial UF ChurchWhiting BayArranButeScotlandRestoration
Item 42 of 462009Barskimming House  AyrshireScotlandGround floor remodelled
Item 43 of 462009Colmonell Primary SchoolColmonell AyrshireScotland 
Item 44 of 462011Trinity ChurchIrvine AyrshireScotlandConversion and conservation work begun
Item 45 of 46Before 2012Blair HouseDalry AyrshireScotlandStables altered to form dower house
Item 46 of 46Before 2012Stair Home FarmStair AyrshireScotlandConverted to house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp118
Item 2 of 2RIBA1979Directory of members