Basic Site Details

Name: Wellington Square
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 1Garden  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wellington Square  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21824 Build/constructionCentral area enclosed
Item 2 of 21860 AdditionLaid out garden to accommodate the erection of the first memorial


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 3John Robertson A1799 First proposed idea of square.
Item 2 of 3James PatonArchitect, BuilderA1824 Central area of square enclosed
Item 3 of 3John MurdochArchitectB1860 Laid out garden to accommodate the erection of the first memorial. With ___Davidson, head gardener at Culzean.


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 Pressp148