Basic Site Details

Name: The Grove
Town, district or village: Shawhead
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Kirkpatrick-Irongray
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1The Grove Convalescent Home From 1938

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41825  Original house incorporating another earlier building
Item 2 of 4May 1869  Extensive additions to house, addition of conservatory (drawings dated)
Item 3 of 41938  Purchased by Dumfries Royal Infirmary as a convalescent home
Item 4 of 4After 1938 Alteration/conversionConversion to Auxiliary Hiospital fro directors of Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary.

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 6Thomas RickmanArchitect 1825 Original house
Item 2 of 6Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1869 Extensive additions to house, addition of conservatory (Drawings dated)
Item 3 of 6John Dick PeddieArchitectA1869 Extensive additions to house, addition of conservatory (Drawings dated)
Item 4 of 6Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA1869 Extensive additions to house, addition of conservatory (Drawings dated)
Item 5 of 6Lawrence WrenArchitectDAfter 1938 Conversion to Auxiliary Hospital for Directors of Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary - as chief assistant to Smith.
Item 6 of 6Matthew Purdon SmithArchitectDAfter 1938 Conversion to Auxiliary Hsopital for Directors of Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Maxwell, Wellwood Hyslop 

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10359 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1860/40/1
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Wren: L no4735 (Combined Box 32)