Basic Site Details

Name: Kilmarnock Equitable Co-operative Society Headquarters
Town, district or village: Kilmarnock
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1District Council OfficesYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dunlop StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2John Finnie StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318791880Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31889 AdditionExtension. (Buildings of Scotland gives 1886-7)
Item 3 of 319691972Alteration/conversionConversion to local government offices


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 6Gabriel AndrewArchitectA18791880 
Item 2 of 6Andrew & NewlandsArchitectural practiceB1889 Extension. (Buildings of Scotland gives 1886-7)
Item 3 of 6Gabriel AndrewArchitectB1889 Extension. (Buildings of Scotland gives 1886-7)
Item 4 of 6William NewlandsArchitectB1889 Extension. (Buildings of Scotland gives 1886-7)
Item 5 of 6Alexander Dunlop C19691972Conversion to Local Government offices
Item 6 of 6Allen Andrew Peter MacPhersonArchitectC19691972Conversion to Local Government offices - job architect.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1John Finnie Street 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp440
Item 2 of 4Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp 105
Item 3 of 4RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 4 of 4Robertson, A A history of Kilmarnock Co-operative Society : a 50 year record 1860-1910  p193, 194-9

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dean Castle (Kilmarnock & Louden District Council,Kilmarnock Dean of Guild Records Drawings Case 500-600, 503, 2000-2100/228, 1000-1100/1077
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35918