Basic Site Details

Name: Monkton School
Town, district or village: Monkton
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Monkton Public School? (1952 addition is for Monkton Public School... same building?)

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31896   
Item 2 of 319111912Alterations and additionsRefacing
Item 3 of 329 August 1952 * AdditionAyrshire County Council receive approval for proposed extension

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 5Alexander Alban Hamilton Scott (or Archibald Alban Hamilton Scott, or Augustine Alban Hamilton Scott)ArchitectA1896 As assistant to James Archibald Morris
Item 2 of 5James Archibald MorrisArchitectA1896  
Item 3 of 5J & J ArmourArchitectural practiceC19111912Refacing
Item 4 of 5John Armour (junior)ArchitectC19111912Refacing
Item 5 of 5Robert Govan LindsayArchitect 1952 * Extension

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Ayrshire County Council1952, extension


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 Presso543

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 August 1952  p313

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 Alexander Hamilton Scott: L v20 no1574