Basic Site Details

Name: Cour House and estate buildings
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Parish: Saddell and Skipness
Status: A listed
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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 21919  Clifford drawings dated - for house and farm manager's house
Item 2 of 2c. 19191922 House, power house and cottages


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 4Clifford & LunanArchitectural practiceA1919 Commenced job - house and farm manager's house
Item 2 of 4Henry Edward CliffordArchitectA1919 Commenced job - house and farm manager's house
Item 3 of 4Thomas Melville LunanArchitectA1919 Commenced job - house and farm manager's house
Item 4 of 4Oliver Falvey HillArchitect 19211922Took over from Clifford to complete house, power house and cottages


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Gray, J B, Mr - ship owner 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Academy Architecture1922 Volume 54 pp49-63
Item 2 of 7Benjamin Tindall Architects2009Condition Report   
Item 3 of 7Clifford, William Henry Morton1986Recollections about my father Typescript, per Iain D Paterson, in DMW archivep8
Item 4 of 7Powers, Alan1989Oliver Hill, architect and lover of life 1887-1968  p9
Item 5 of 7RSA1921   540, 544, 583
Item 6 of 7RSA1923   488
Item 7 of 7Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp200-1

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect1922CVII p310
Item 2 of 2Architectural Review1928LXIV (Jul-Dec) pp314-315

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register18360"Information courtesy of H Nickerson, re material found by Alan Powers at RIBA on original commission".
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Drawings dated 1919