Basic Site Details

Name: Aros House
Island: Mull
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Alternative Names

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

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 41825  Original house
Item 2 of 4c. 1875  Additions
Item 3 of 41897  Additions
Item 4 of 41960 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 7William Burn  1825 Original house
Item 2 of 7Charles Reid Bc. 1875 Additions
Item 3 of 7James Maitland Wardrop Bc. 1875 Additions
Item 4 of 7Wardrop & Reid Bc. 1875 Additions
Item 5 of 7George Washington Browne C1897(?) Additions
Item 6 of 7John More Dick Peddie C1897(?) Additions
Item 7 of 7Peddie & Washington Browne C1897(?) Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Maclean, HughClient for original house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2RCAHMS Inventory of Argyllvol 3 p37 (mentions Wardrop & Reid but not Peddie & Browne)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128 List of works by Burn compiled by T L Donaldson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection