Basic Site Details

Name: Kirkhill
Town, district or village: Colmonell
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigneil As listed in Builder obituary; possibly the same house.

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 31853  House designed by Bryce. Buildings of Scotland gives dates as 1843-45.
Item 2 of 31936  Alterations
Item 3 of 31970s Alterations and additionsAlterations and restoration


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 5David BryceArchitect 1853  
Item 2 of 5J & J A CarrickArchitectural practiceA1936 Alterations
Item 3 of 5James Andrew CarrickArchitectA1936 Alterations
Item 4 of 5James CarrickArchitectA1936 Alterations
Item 5 of 5Antony Curtiss Wolffe C1970s Alterations and restoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Barton, Colonel AlexanderBryce's client


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp225
Item 2 of 2Fiddes, Valerie and Rowan, Alistair1976David Bryce 1803-1876 Exhibition Catalogue, University of Edinburghp125

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Mr Antony WolffeInformation sent to Dictionary October 2013  
Item 2 of 2J & J A CarrickHandlist of works by James Carrick (copy in possession of DMW)