Basic Site Details

Name: Ormidale House
Town, district or village: Loch Riddon
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1913 additions: 1,042

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 318781879 Gate lodges
Item 2 of 31898 Alterations and additionsOrmidale House website gives date of 1910 for Lorimer additions.
Item 3 of 31913  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 HoneymanArchitect 18781879Gate lodges
Item 2 of 3(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectA1898  
Item 3 of 3(Dr) Colin SinclairArchitect 1913 Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Campbell, Col BurnleyClient for Lorimer work
Item 2 of 2Hunter-Campbell, MrsClient for 1913 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p172. Gives the location for the house as Murrayfield but this appears to be an error.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew CollectionLOR E/36 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Colin Sinclair: F no1825 (microfilm reel 15)