Basic Site Details

Name: Achara
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2After 1906(?)Before 1912(?)  
Item 2 of 2Late 1960s Alterations and additionsModifications


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 3Cousin, Ormiston & TaylorArchitectural practiceA1907 Taylor responsible - remodelling of 19th century farmhouse
Item 2 of 3Henry ('Harry') Ramsay TaylorArchitectA1907 Remodelling of 19th century farmhouse
Item 3 of 3Leslie Grahame Thomson (or Leslie Grahame-Thomson; later Leslie Grahame MacDougall)ArchitectBLate 1960s Modifications


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stewart, Charles 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Miers, Mary2008The Western Seaboard The Rutland Pressp70

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6880ACHARA HOUSE (BY DUROR)
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHarry Ramsay Taylor's Newsaper Cutting Book (report on Charlton monument has a biography & joblist)