Basic Biographical Details

Name: Douglas Forrest
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Douglas Forrest pratised intially as Douglas Forrest Architects and later as Acanthus Architects Douglas Forrest.

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 13 Pumping StationBanff BanffshireScotland 
Item 2 of 131982Cullen House and estate buildingsCullen BanffshireScotlandKit Martin acquired the house in 1982 and with Douglas Forrest converted it into 14 individual houses.
Item 3 of 131984Keith HallInverurie AberdeenshireScotlandConversion to multiple occupancy - with Kit Martin as developer
Item 4 of 131985Cullen House and estate buildingsCullen BanffshireScotlandRestoration of gates
Item 5 of 131986Drummuir House and gatelodgeDalmuir BanffshireScotlandRestoration with Leslie F Hunter
Item 6 of 13Late 1980sPloughman's HallOld Rayne AberdeenshireScotlandConversion to residential use while preserving the hall on the upper storey
Item 7 of 13c. 1990Pitsligo CastleRosehearty AberdeenshireScotlandConsolidation of ruins
Item 8 of 131993Haddo House Hall  AberdeenshireScotlandConversion to rehearsal rooms, bar, workshop and store
Item 9 of 13c. 1998Linn HouseKeith BanffshireScotlandRestoration
Item 10 of 13c. 2000Central Fire Station  AberdeenScotlandConverted to student accommodation for UNITE Integrated Solutions
Item 11 of 132004Auchanachie Castle  AberdeenshireScotlandRestoration of 2-storey wing at rear
Item 12 of 132012Menie House, golf clubhouse  AberdeenshireScotland 
Item 13 of 132015Wardhouse  AberdeenshireScotlandReconstruction


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of David W WalkerInformation sent to Dictionary Sent January 2013