Basic Site Details

Name: Dumfries County Buildings
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Dumfries and Galloway Regional Council OfficesYes 
Item 2 of 3Dumfries County Council Chambers  
Item 3 of 3Dumfriesshire County Council  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1113, English StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319111914  
Item 2 of 3September 1912 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 322 January 1960 Scheme acceptedextension, est. to cost 150,000-200,000 per Builder p206


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 6J M Dick Peddie & Forbes Smith A19111914 
Item 2 of 6James Forbes Smith A19111914 
Item 3 of 6John More Dick Peddie A19111914 
Item 4 of 6John Sutherland BMid 1960s Extension
Item 5 of 6Sutherland & Dickie BMid 1960s Extension
Item 6 of 6William Henry Dickie BMid 1960s Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dumfries County Council 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2BuilderEarly 1911C p725
Item 2 of 2Builder22 January 1960  p206

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26174English Street, County Buildings
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1910/58/10