Basic Site Details

Name: Alton Albany House
Town, district or village: Barr
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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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 21861 AdditionWings added
Item 2 of 22005 ReconstructionRemodelling

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 3John MurdochArchitectA1861 Wings added
Item 2 of 3Patrick James LorimerArchitectA2005 Remodelling
Item 3 of 3ARP Lorimer & Associates LtdArchitectural practiceB2005 Remodelling

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Hughes-Onslow, Henry John 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp188
Item 2 of 3Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp197
Item 3 of 3Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp143