Basic Site Details

Name: Hunterston
Town, district or village: West Kilbride
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 1883 remodelling cost 4792.

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 41700s  Original house
Item 2 of 41883  Remodelling of eighteenth century house costing 4792.
Item 3 of 41913 Plans drawn upRestoration and alterations for garages
Item 4 of 41926 RestorationWork carried out


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 1883 Remodelling costing 4792.
Item 2 of 3(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectB1913 Restoration and alterations for garages - prepared plans
Item 3 of 3(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectD1926 Restoration work carried out


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Hunter-Weston, General Sir AylmerClient for 1913 alterations
Item 2 of 2Hunter-Weston, Lt Col 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp369-70
Item 2 of 2Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p176

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 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie no 211
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection AYD/211/1, 237/1-13, LOR H/6