Basic Site Details

Name: Newtonaird
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Peddie & Kinnear drawings show what was built with some modifications. (The house as shown in early 20th century drawings was taller than in Peddie & Kinnear drawings. It also had a port cochere which may have been Carruthers' work). Lodge and stables are B Listed

Alternative Names

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

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 51864  Associated earthworks
Item 2 of 5c. 1865  Original house
Item 3 of 51868  Alterations
Item 4 of 518781879 Alterations
Item 5 of 5Before 1906  Additions


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 7James Barbour B1864 Associated earthworks.
Item 2 of 7Charles George Hood Kinnear Ac. 1865 Original house
Item 3 of 7John Dick Peddie Ac. 1865 Original house
Item 4 of 7Peddie & Kinnear Ac. 1865 Original house
Item 5 of 7James Barbour C1868 Alterations
Item 6 of 7James Barbour D18781879Alterations
Item 7 of 7Francis (Frank) James Chambers Carruthers  Before 1906 Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Smith, Peter 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1866   12

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Dumfries & Galloway CouncilJames Barbour drawings, Sutherland Dickie & Copland Archive (many not traced, 2010) 510 , 794 and 795
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10529 
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10530Lodge and stables
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/58/2
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Frank James Chambers Carruthers: F v17 p85 no1139 (microfilm reel 12)