Basic Site Details

Name: Citadel Leisure Centre
Town, district or village: Ayr
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1South Beach Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319691972Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31970 AdditionE extension
Item 3 of 319941996Addition 


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 5Cowie, Torry & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19691972 
Item 2 of 5Ian Graham McGill (or MacGill)ArchitectA19691972Project architect
Item 3 of 5John Frederick ('Fred') TorryArchitectA1969 May have been involved in the initial stages of this project - before retirement
Item 4 of 5Francis Benson DunbarArchitectC1970 E extension
Item 5 of 5Kyle & Carrick District Council, Architects DepartmentArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)C19941996Extension


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 Pressp130-131