Basic Site Details

Name: Dunskey House
Town, district or village: Portpatrick
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 30,000. Also South Lodge

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31830 Additionor rebuilding
Item 2 of 319011904  
Item 3 of 31906 Design exhibited 

People

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 4William BurnArchitectB1830 Enlargement or rebuilding
Item 2 of 4Alexander Caldwell ThomsonArchitectA19011904As assistant to James Kennedy Hunter
Item 3 of 4James Kennedy HunterArchitectA19011904 
Item 4 of 4James CarrickArchitectA19031904As assistant to James Kennedy Hunter

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Blair, Forbes HunterClient for Burn work
Item 2 of 2Orr-Ewing, C L - MP 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh Architectural Association1907Edinburgh Architectural Association Exhibition Catalogue Edinburghno 310
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1906   986

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 9Ayrshire Archives (from February 2007)Darley- Hay Partnership archive Plans for 1921 additions
Item 2 of 9Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45194Kennels house and kennels
Item 3 of 9Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45195South Lodge
Item 4 of 9Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register16749Mansion
Item 5 of 9J & J A CarrickHandlist of works by James Carrick (copy in possession of DMW)  
Item 6 of 9J & J A Carrick, architectsAlbum recording list of works for which James Carrick had resposibility  
Item 7 of 9National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copies
Item 8 of 9National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index  
Item 9 of 9RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Carrick: L v6 no342 (microfiche reel 31); James Kennedy Hunter: F v17 p21 no1107 (microfilm reel 12); Alexander Caldwell Thomson: L v23 no1818