Basic Site Details

Name: Carlung House
Town, district or village: West Kilbride
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31880  Decoration of billiard room and stair
Item 2 of 31905  Design for rebuilding after fire (not executed)
Item 3 of 319301932 New house

People

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 6A & J ScottArchitectural practiceA1880 Decoration of billiard room and stair
Item 2 of 6James McLellan FairleyArchitectB1905 Design for rebuilding after fire (not executed)
Item 3 of 6Leadbetter & FairleyArchitectural practiceB1905 Design for rebuilding after fire (not executed)
Item 4 of 6Thomas Greenshields LeadbetterArchitectB1905 Design for rebuilding after fire (not executed)
Item 5 of 6James Austen LairdArchitectC19301932Completely new house
Item 6 of 6James NapierArchitectC19301932Completely new house

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Arthur, Sir MatthewClient for the 1905 house
Item 2 of 2Barr, RobertClient for the 1930 house

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Academy Architecture1905 part 1 p82
Item 2 of 6Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp211
Item 3 of 6Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp198-99
Item 4 of 6Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1880   576 & 742 (A & J Scott)
Item 5 of 6Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1930   704
Item 6 of 6RSA1905   479

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotland on Sunday3 September 2006  'At home' supplement, pp8-13

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register19686 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Library Sale brochure 1976