Basic Site Details

Name: Lochgreen
Town, district or village: Southwood, Troon
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: See Southwood, Troon. This appears to be the early design for what was to become Southwood. NB There are two different schemes for the house, exhibited in 1905 and 1906 at the Royal Glasgow Institute of Architects

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 11906   


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 6George GunnArchitectA19051906Prepared designs on which house was based - as chief assistant to John Campbell McKellar
Item 2 of 6John Campbell McKellarArchitectA19051906Exhibited designs on which house was based
Item 3 of 6William Stephen GibsonArchitectA19051906Prepared designs on which house was based - as second assistant to John Campbell McKellar
Item 4 of 6Alexander McInnes GardnerArchitectB1906 Executed house
Item 5 of 6Gardner & MillarArchitectural practiceB1906 Executed house
Item 6 of 6Thomas Andrew MillarArchitectB1906 Executed house and designed interiors


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Morton, George 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Academy Architecture1905 part 1 pp105-107 Forst design fro Lochgreen
Item 2 of 6Academy Architecture1906 Part 1 pp97-98 (Executed design)
Item 3 of 6Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp625
Item 4 of 6Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp318
Item 5 of 6Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1905   479, 494
Item 6 of 6Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1906   948

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2DMW ArchiveAlex McInnes Gardner job list from office records (compiled by Alex Graham Glen per AGL draft 1960)  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Stephen Gibson: L v17 no1287; Thomas Andrew Millar: L v19 no1460