Basic Site Details

Name: Killean House (new)
Town, district or village: Tayinloan
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Parish: Killean and Kilchenzie
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: See separate entry for earlier house of same name, which originally stood c.250m NE of the site of this building but was destroyed by fire in 1875.

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 318731875 New house proposed on different site following fire
Item 2 of 31876 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31891  Further work


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 5John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA1875After 1880New house built following fire in old one
Item 2 of 5(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA1877After 1880New house built following fire in old one
Item 3 of 5(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB1891 Further work
Item 4 of 5Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceB1891 Further work
Item 5 of 5John Archibald CampbellArchitectB1891 Further work


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Hall, James Macalister - of British India Steamship Co 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1876   638, 646
Item 2 of 2Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p480

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register12005