Basic Site Details

Name: Dalmore House
Town, district or village: Stair (near)
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Derelict since being gutted by fire.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4Before 1868  Original house? - perhaps incorporated into later phases?
Item 2 of 418801881ConstructionMain house
Item 3 of 41916  Machinery sheds and water supply
Item 4 of 41969  Gutted by fire


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 6David Bryce (junior)  Before 1868 Original house? - perhaps incorporated into later phases?
Item 2 of 6W & R S Ingram A?1879(?)1881Attributed by Davis to J & R S Ingram, but by the time of construction the firm had become W & R S Ingram
Item 3 of 6J & R S Ingram A?Before 1879(?)1879Attribution by Davis
Item 4 of 6James Ingram A?Before 18791879Attribution by Davis
Item 5 of 6Robert Samson Ingram A?Before 18791881Attribution by Davis
Item 6 of 6Allan Stevenson  1916 Machinery sheds and water supply


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, WymanRefers to 'Dalmore House' by David Bryce (junior); possibly this one, but may be another in a different location
Item 2 of 2Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp232

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Ayrshire Archives (from February 2007)Darley- Hay Partnership archive Plans of machinery sheds and water supply