Basic Site Details

Name: Allanton Mansion House
Town, district or village: Auldgirth (near)
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: John McLintock Bowie's FRIBA nomination paper reads as though Barbour & Bowie designed the house, but presumably they must merely have altered the existing building, which is a Georgian house remodelled in a mid-Victorian Baronial manner.

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 11906  Alterations/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 3Barbour & Bowie A1906 Alterations/additions?
Item 2 of 3James Barbour A1906 Alterations/additions?
Item 3 of 3John McLintock Bowie A1906 Alterations/additions?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p90

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John McLintock Bowie: F v19 p5 no1354 (microfilm reel 12)