Basic Site Details

Name: Balmaghie House
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Now reduced to a bungalow.

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 318741877Design exhibitedSketch designs for final scheme
Item 2 of 3c. 1880  House completed
Item 3 of 3c. 1960c. 1964Alterations 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 3John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA1874c. 1880With John James Burnet as junior partner
Item 2 of 3(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA1877c. 1880As junior partner
Item 3 of 3Antony Curtiss Wolffe Bc. 1960c. 1964Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1RobsonClient for 1960 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Contemporaries1901Glasgow Contemporaries at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1874   608 (''sketch for Balmaghie House')

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News16 May 1890   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries ArchivesAntony Curtiss Wolffe drawings (handlist in RCAHMS) File 1960, no 2/60; 1964, 2/64, 2A/1964