Basic Site Details

Name: Marine Hotel
Town, district or village: Troon
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: HOTEL, TROON, AYR - The Duchess of Portland recently opened a new hotel at Troon. The building contains about seventy rooms. The architects were Messrs James Salmon and Son of Glasgow. [Builder 8 May 1897 p426]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Marine Highland HotelYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Crosbie RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318941897Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31897 Opened 
Item 3 of 31901  Addition, forming L Plan


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 6James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceA18941897 
Item 2 of 6John Gaff GillespieArchitectA18941897 
Item 3 of 6William Forrest SalmonArchitectA18941897 
Item 4 of 6James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceB1901 Addition, forming L Plan
Item 5 of 6John Gaff GillespieArchitectB1901 Addition, forming L Plan
Item 6 of 6William Forrest SalmonArchitectB1901 Addition, forming L Plan


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp667

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder8 May 1897  p426
Item 2 of 2Builder11 October 1902LXXXIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42115 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Gaff Gillespie: F v17 p112 no1152 (microfilm reel 12)