Basic Site Details

Name: Campbeltown Town House
Town, district or village: Campbeltown
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Cross StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Town House, Main StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 417581760 John Douglas's original house
Item 2 of 417781780AdditionSteeple added
Item 3 of 418651866 Internal reconstruction
Item 4 of 41934  Internal alterations


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 7John DouglasArchitectF17581760 
Item 2 of 7John BrownArchitect, MasonC1778 Addition of steeple
Item 3 of 7Campbell DouglasArchitect, ValuerA18651866Internal reconstruction
Item 4 of 7Campbell Douglas & StevensonArchitectural practiceA18651866Internal reconstruction
Item 5 of 7John James StevensonArchitectA18651866Internal reconstruction
Item 6 of 7Alexander Houston ThomsonArchitectB1934 Internal alterations
Item 7 of 7James Thomson & SonsArchitectural practiceB1934 Internal alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3RCAHMS Inventory of Argyllvol I, KintyreEdinburghpp186, 323
Item 2 of 3RCAHMS1996Tolbooths and Town-Houses: Civic Architecture in Scotland to 1833 London: The Stationery Officepp48-50
Item 3 of 3Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p160 (for all work)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Argyll Herald25 June 1898   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22918