Basic Site Details

Name: Picture House
Town, district or village: Auchinleck
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: According to the database this opened in the later 1920’s. “Builder”note suggests that the correct date of opening was probably 1932. Also states “reconstruction” implying an earlier cinema was on the site.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 195, Main Street Number not certain


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11931 Build/construction 


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 3James Balderston WhyteArchitectA1931  
Item 2 of 3Whyte & GallowayArchitectural practiceA1931  
Item 3 of 3William Gordon GallowayArchitectA1931  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder6 November 1931  p762