Basic Site Details

Name: Kilmaron Castle
Town, district or village: Cupar
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 6c. 1820  Original house
Item 2 of 61860 Alterations and additions 
Item 3 of 6c. 1897  Additions, demolished
Item 4 of 61905(?)  Proposed kennels
Item 5 of 61970 Destruction/demolitionGutted
Item 6 of 61984 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 6James Gillespie Graham  c. 1820 Original house
Item 2 of 6Alexander Johnston Ac. 1897 Additions - with David William Baxter as prospective partner
Item 3 of 6David William Baxter Ac. 1897 Additions - Baxter working for Alexander Johnston as prospective partner
Item 4 of 6Gillespie & Scott Bc. 1905 Proposed kennels
Item 5 of 6James Ross Gillespie Bc. 1905 Proposed kennels
Item 6 of 6James Scott Bc. 1905 Proposed kennels


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Low, Sir JamesClient for Gillespie & Scott work
Item 2 of 3Maitland, Admiral Sir FrederickOriginal house
Item 3 of 3Son, James, Sir (?)c1897 additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 4Leighton, J M1840History of Fife Glasgow 1840p35
Item 3 of 4Millar, A H1895Fife pictorial and historical Cuparp130
Item 4 of 4Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp112

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Evening Telegraph & Post13 March 1903   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David William Baxter: L v23 no1847
Item 2 of 2St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 857