Basic Site Details

Name: Ladyland
Town, district or village: Kilbirnie
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318171821 House
Item 2 of 31861  Stables
Item 3 of 31925 Alterations and additionsAdditions and alterations, including low SE wing


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 3David HamiltonArchitect 18171821House
Item 2 of 3Francis Drummond Greville StanleyArchitect 1861 Stables
Item 3 of 3James HoustonArchitectF1925 Alterations and additions including low SE wing


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cochran- Patrick, Neil KClient for James Houston work
Item 2 of 2Cochrnae, WilliamClient for David Hamilton work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp490
Item 2 of 3Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp94
Item 3 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7532 
Item 2 of 3Ladyland (copies in NMRS)Ladyland archives Hamilton drawings, drawings for stables by F D G Stanley. Also plans for Houston alterations 1922
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJames Houston Collection HD C/9/1