Basic Site Details

Name: Auchans
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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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 21816 Plans drawn upOriginal house. May not have been executed?
Item 2 of 21927  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 4Robert WallaceArchitect 1816 Original house. Designs may not have been executed.
Item 2 of 4Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectA1927 Alterations
Item 3 of 4John KeppieArchitectA1927 Alterations
Item 4 of 4Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceA1927 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Burgess, C Monteaulieu, Esq, of ColesfieldClient for Wallace designs


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp308 Refers to William Wallace but this is wrong.
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 3Royal Academy1819    

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalJanuary 1964 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of Henderson