Basic Site Details

Name: Ardrossan Academy
Town, district or village: Ardrossan
City or county: Aryshire
Country: Scotland
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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 1Sorbie Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51931 Alteration/conversion 
Item 2 of 56 October 1933 OpenedNew school
Item 3 of 519701971AdditionTwo new classrooms, dining hall and PE complex
Item 4 of 519701971Build/constructionNew courtyard plan 3-storey block
Item 5 of 51971 OpenedTwo new classrooms, dining hall and PE complex

People

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 4Ayr County Architect's OfficeArchitectural practiceA19301933Alterations consisting on one of main blocks
Item 2 of 4William ReidArchitectA1931 Alterations consisting of one of main blocks - as County Architect
Item 3 of 4Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectCLate 1960s1971Two new classrooms, dining hall and PE complex
Item 4 of 4Ayr County Architect's OfficeArchitectural practiceD19701971New courtyard blaock 3-storey block

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp101
Item 2 of 2http://www.ardacad.co.uk/ http://www.ardacad.co.uk/   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1931Jan-June p224

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1NMRSA Buchanan Campbell Collection Handlist of drawings