Basic Site Details

Name: Ardwell House
Town, district or village: Wigtown
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Stoneykirk
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Brown & Wardrop's addition was demolished by H Anthony Wheeler in 1956 when the house was reduced to its previous form.

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 21869  Large additions
Item 2 of 21956  Additions largely removed and repair work done


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 4Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA1869 Large additions
Item 2 of 4James Maitland WardropArchitectA1869 Large additions
Item 3 of 4Thomas Brown IIArchitectA1869 Large additions
Item 4 of 4(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectB1956 Removal of Baronial additions and new fron elevation.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p108

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Ardwell HouseArdwell House Archive  
Item 2 of 4Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register16733 
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copies in NMRS