Basic Site Details

Name: North Ayrshire District General Hospital
Town, district or village: Crosshouse, Kilmarnock
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 7.5m ('Building', 25 Oct 1968) or 6m (RIBA Directory, 1970) ot 6.5m (RIBA Directory 1975).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Crosshouse HospitalYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31968After 1969Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31984 SurveySurvey of defects
Item 3 of 320052006Build/constructionMaternity Unit


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 6Barbara Joan Osmond (Mrs Boissevain)ArchitectA1968After 1969 
Item 2 of 6Boissevain & OsmondArchitectural practiceA1968After 1969 
Item 3 of 6Paul Boissevain A1968After 1969 
Item 4 of 6Peter Burnett CairdArchitectD1984 Survey of defects - as consultant in charge
Item 5 of 6Reiach & Hall D1984 Survey of defects
Item 6 of 6Keppie Architects (later Keppie Design)Architectural practiceJ20052006Maternity Unit


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Western Regional Hospital Board 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp237
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building25 October 1968  p192

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Peter B CairdInformation sent to DSA Sent March 2011