Basic Site Details

Name: Doonside House and lodge etc
Town, district or village: Alloway (near)
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: House demolished. Stables, lodge and gates survive. Lodge is C Listed.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1High Maybole RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1880 *  New house after old house burnt down
Item 2 of 31883 or 18841886 or 1889  
Item 3 of 31961 DemolitionSome interiors however incorporated into new house at Home Farm by J A Carrick

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2John Macvicar AndersonArchitect 18841889 
Item 2 of 2Allan StevensonArchitect c. 1890 Executant architect


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dunlop, William Hamilton 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp241
Item 2 of 2Love, Dane2005Lost Ayrshire Edinburgh: Birlinnp33 Illustration

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Ayrshire Archives (from February 2007)Darley- Hay Partnership archive Plans
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register21482Lodge
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copies. original drawings in Doonside.