Basic Site Details

Name: Tircarra
Town, district or village: Barnhill
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Country House  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Monifieth RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1877   
Item 2 of 4c. 1888  Addition of west wing
Item 3 of 41900  New wing and two lodges (now demolished)
Item 4 of 4After 1900  Wing raised (now demolished)


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 10George Shaw AitkenArchitectA1877  
Item 2 of 10James MaclarenArchitectA1877  
Item 3 of 10Maclaren & AitkenArchitectural practiceA1877  
Item 4 of 10C & L OwerArchitectural practiceCc. 1888 Addition of west wing
Item 5 of 10Charles Ower (junior)ArchitectCc. 1888 Addition of west wing
Item 6 of 10Leslie OwerArchitectCc. 1888 Addition of west wing
Item 7 of 10Alexander JohnstonArchitectB1900 New wing and two lodges
Item 8 of 10David William BaxterArchitectB1900 New wing and two lodges
Item 9 of 10Johnston & BaxterArchitectural practiceB1900 New wing and two lodges
Item 10 of 10Thomas Martin CapponArchitectDAfter 1900 Wing raised


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Who's Who in Architecture1914   Maclaren & Aitken, under Aitken

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Planning DepartmentBroughty Ferry Approved Duplicate Plans  
Item 2 of 2Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)