Basic Site Details

Name: Aytonhill
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Dunbog
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: See separate entry for the stables designed by Peddie & Kinnear for the earlier house on the site, Ayton House, of which all trace of had vanished by 1895 (see 'Fife Pictorial & Historical'). Ayton House was superseded by Aytonhill, but the stables remained. The design of Aytonhill has been misattributed to Peddie & Kinnear in some sources.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Ayton Hill Alternative spelling
Item 2 of 2Ayton House  

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 11876  Main house (superseding older house previously on site)


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 2D & J BryceArchitectural practiceA1876 Main house (superseding older house previously on site)
Item 2 of 2David BryceArchitectA1876 Main house (superseding older house previously on site)


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Carnegie, J - son of DC Carnegie of Stronvar 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Millar, A H1895Fife pictorial and historical CuparVolume 2, p348
Item 2 of 2RSA1878   795