Basic Site Details

Name: Youngfield house and stable block
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Gothic style. House demolished but stables still extant which are B listed.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lincluden House later name

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41821 Build/constructionStables
Item 2 of 4c. 1824 Build/construction(?)House
Item 3 of 41875  Reconstruction by Bryce after fire
Item 4 of 4c. 1945 Destruction/demolition 


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 4Walter Newall C1821 Stables
Item 2 of 4Walter Newall Bc. 1824  
Item 3 of 4D & J Bryce A1875 Reconstruction after fire
Item 4 of 4David Bryce A1875 Reconstruction after fire


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Young, GilbertClient for Newall house
Item 2 of 2Young, Major ThomasBryce's client


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p282
Item 2 of 4Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 3 of 4MacDowall1867History of Dumfries  p165
Item 4 of 4MacKechnie, Aonghus1988Walter Newall, Architect in Dumfries Trans. Dumfres & Galloway Naturual History & Antiquarian Society, 3rd ser, lxiii 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dinwoodie and Co of DumfriesView of Lincluden House, Dumfries, 1925  
Item 2 of 3Dumfries Archive CentreWalter Newall CollectionGGD 131/N8/13, 15-31Account book
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26141Stables