Basic Site Details

Name: Alloa House
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
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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  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31710 Plans drawn upAlterations - not executed.
Item 2 of 318341838  
Item 3 of 318661872 Rebuilding following a fire and extension

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 3Alexander McGillArchitectB1710 Proposed alterations
Item 2 of 3George AngusArchitect 18341838 
Item 3 of 3John Melvin (senior)Architect 18661872Rebuilding following a fire and extension

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Mar, 11th Earl of Client for McGill proposals

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Archibald, J1911Alloa Sixty Years Age  p119
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp146

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 17/423/2, 3, 4, 8, 9 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 124/16/184Account of George Angus for work done for the Earl of Mar at Alloa Park.
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House PlansRHP 13258, no5Unsigned but in McGill's hand