Basic Site Details

Name: Shennanton House
Town, district or village: Kirkcowan
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Kirkcowan
Grid ref:
Notes: Gates listed B

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 519081909  
Item 2 of 5July 1908August 1908 Drawings dated - house
Item 3 of 5March 1909  Drawings for garden - not executed
Item 4 of 5May 1915  Drawings for installation of central heating
Item 5 of 51961 Alterations and additions 


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 5Alexander YoungArchitectA19081909As assistant to Clifford & Lunan, supervising the erection of the house
Item 2 of 5Clifford & LunanArchitectural practiceA19081909 
Item 3 of 5Henry Edward CliffordArchitectA19081909 
Item 4 of 5Thomas Melville LunanArchitectA19081909 
Item 5 of 5Antony Curtiss Wolffe B1961 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2McNeil, W Loudon 
Item 2 of 2McNeill EstatesClient for 1960s work (spelling of McNeill as such)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1919   742

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Dumfries ArchivesAntony Curtiss Wolffe drawings (handlist in RCAHMS) File 1961 no 11/61
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13106 
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13107Gates
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection DC 3267-3286
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Young: L v21 no 1697; Thomas Melville Lunan: F no1803 (microfilm reel 13)