Basic Site Details

Name: Bank of Scotland
Town, district or village: Kirkcudbright
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Built as bank and solicitors' chambers which were also the county offices. There may be further alterations in 1895, possibly by Peddie & Washington Browne.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 115, 17, St Mary StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1864  Original building
Item 2 of 21882  Alterations


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 6Charles George Hood Kinnear Ac. 1864  
Item 2 of 6John Dick Peddie Ac. 1864  
Item 3 of 6Peddie & Kinnear Ac. 1864  
Item 4 of 6Charles George Hood Kinnear B1882 Alterations
Item 5 of 6John More Dick Peddie B1882 Alterations
Item 6 of 6Kinnear & Peddie B1882 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2McEwan, William - Provost of KirkcudbrightSpelling of name varies in different sources
Item 2 of 2McEwen, William - Provost of KirkcudbrightSpelling of name varies in different sources


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p376 - incorrectly attributes to William McEwen, who was in fact the client
Item 2 of 2Historic Scotland Lists    Reference: 'information from J D McKeand, Kirkcudbrightshire'

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Bank of Scotland ArchivesBank of Scotland Drawings Collection Plans for 1882 alterations only
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3660615 and 17 St Nary's Street, Bank of Scotland and Manager's House