Basic Site Details

Name: County Hotel
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Town House of Richard Lowthian of Staffold  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House  
Item 2 of 2Hotel  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 179, High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31700s Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3c. 1860 Alteration/conversionConversion to hotel
Item 3 of 319841985Reconstruction 


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 8Alexander John Smith A19841985Reconstruction
Item 2 of 8Alexander Steele A19841985Reconstruction
Item 3 of 8Baxter Clark & Paul A19841985Building reconstructed behind facade
Item 4 of 8George Lindsay Bruce A19841985Reconstruction
Item 5 of 8Ian Geoffrey Plenderleath A19841985Reconstruction
Item 6 of 8Peter Murchie A19841985Reconstruction
Item 7 of 8Robert Reid Black A19841985Reconstruction
Item 8 of 8Roy David Clark A19841985Reconstruction


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p279