Basic Site Details

Name: The Croft
Town, district or village: Kirkcaldy
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2December 1898 Plans approved 
Item 2 of 21900 Design exhibitedShows sketch of the hall


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 Alexander Russel InglisArchitectA1900  
Item 2 of 3William WilliamsonArchitectA1900  
Item 3 of 3Williamson & InglisArchitectural practiceA1900  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, WilliamFor himself


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1900 part 1 p73
Item 2 of 4Glen, Duncan2008William Williamson  p25, 34 (illus)
Item 3 of 4RSA1900   540
Item 4 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1914    

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Fife Archives, Iona House, John Smith Business Park, KirkcaldyKirkcaldy Dean of Guild Court1898/12DG/K/1/143
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWilliamson & Inglis album