Basic Site Details

Name: Islay House
Island: Islay
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318411845AdditionOffices etc
Item 2 of 3c. 1910  Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 319971998RestorationRestoration of forester's house


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 3William Henry PlayfairArchitectA18411845Offices etc
Item 2 of 3Detmar Jellings BlowArchitect c. 1910 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 3David TaylorArchitectB19971998Restoration of forester's house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p542

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh University LibraryPlans30Playfair drawings
Item 2 of 2Islay Estates OfficeIslay House Plans