Basic Site Details

Name: Friars Carse House
Town, district or village: Dunscore
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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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 4  AdditionAdditions to old house and offices by Walter Newall - Colvin does not give date.
Item 2 of 417711773  
Item 3 of 41873  Rebuilding incorporating earlier house
Item 4 of 41909  Addition


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 5Walter Newall A  Additions to old house and offices
Item 2 of 5James Barbour A1873 Rebuilding incorporating earlier house.
Item 3 of 5Barbour & Bowie B1909 Addition
Item 4 of 5James Barbour B1909 Addition
Item 5 of 5John McLintock Bowie B1909 Addition


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2C W Dixonor C W Dickson for 1909 work
Item 2 of 2Crichton, Dr JamesClient for Newall work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  308

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder16 October 1909  p421 - contracts open
Item 2 of 2Building News15 October 1909  p590 - contracts open

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries Archive CentreWalter Newall CollectionDAC GGD 131/N16