Basic Site Details

Name: Riddingwood House
Town, district or village: Kirkmahoe
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Published design has only 3 bays (none of Newall's designs published in the 'Encyclopaedia' are as built) to garden elevation, which as executed has 5 bays the centre set forward.

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 1c. 1830 Build/construction'Villa residence and farmery'


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 1Walter Newall Ac. 1830 'villa residence and farmery'


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p285
Item 2 of 3Loudon, John Claudius1837Enclyclopedia of Encyclopedia of Cottage, Villa and Farm architecture  pp642-5
Item 3 of 3MacKechnie, Aonghus1988Walter Newall, Architect in Dumfries Trans. Dumfres & Galloway Naturual History & Antiquarian Society, 3rd ser, lxiii