Basic Site Details

Name: Lochinch House
Town, district or village: Wigtown
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lochinch CastleYes 

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 218611864  
Item 2 of 21877  Cottages built


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 9Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA18611864 
Item 2 of 9James Maitland WardropArchitectA18611864 
Item 3 of 9Thomas Brown IIArchitectA18611864 
Item 4 of 9Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceC18671869Lodges
Item 5 of 9Charles ReidArchitectC18671869Lodges - as chief assistant to Brown & Wardrop
Item 6 of 9James Maitland WardropArchitectC18671869Lodges
Item 7 of 9Charles ReidArchitectB1877 Cottages built
Item 8 of 9James Maitland WardropArchitectB1877 Cottages
Item 9 of 9Wardrop & ReidArchitectural practiceB1877 Cottages built


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stair, Earl of 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p412

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1859XVII Check date. This reference from NMRS - no further details given

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings) Drawings dated 14 October 1861 and also for cottages of 1877.
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10179 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP 21566, 23 February 1866 (Stair ceiling)