Basic Site Details

Name: West House
Town, district or village: St Andrews
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Builders: John Ritchie & Son.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1House  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1102, Hepburn GardensYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41907  Begun
Item 2 of 41911 Journal referenceAlso date of plans for billiard room
Item 3 of 41916 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 41926  Date of attic plans


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 3Godfrey Daniel Bower ShepherdArchitectA1907 Further work 1911 and 1926
Item 2 of 3John Donald MillsArchitectA1907 Further work 1911 and 1926
Item 3 of 3Mills & ShepherdArchitectural practiceA1907 Further work 1911 and 1926


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Barry, Colonel 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Cant, Ronald Gordon1991St Andrews Architects Three decades of historical notes (Revised text), St Andrews 
Item 2 of 2RSA1916   528 d

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural Review191741, January-June pp 79 & 81 (illustration)
Item 2 of 2The StudioMay 1921   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register40928 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Original drawings
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Godfrey Daniel Bower Shepherd: F v19 p65 no1384 (microfilm reel 12) ('preliminary plans for a large house in St Andrews')