Basic Site Details

Name: Riccarton Parish Church
Town, district or village: Riccarton
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Plans were preserved in the church. Colvin draws attention to the pediments with unusual concave profile in an otherwise unremarkable church.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318221823Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31910 AdditionChancel added
Item 3 of 320002001Restoration 


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 5John RichmondMasonA18221823Plans signed by Richmond
Item 2 of 5Robert Johnstone or JohnstonArchitect, MasonB18221823Plans signed by John Richmond but very similar to Tarbolton so perhaps by Johnstone (Buildings of Scotland).
Item 3 of 5David Morton BrownArchitectA1910 Chancel added
Item 4 of 5Ingram & BrownArchitectural practiceA1910 Chancel added
Item 5 of 5Patience & HighmoreArchitectural practiceA20002001Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp452
Item 2 of 2Hay, George1957The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches 1560-1843 Oxford: Clarendon Pressp135

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David Morton Brown: L v13 no883