Basic Site Details

Name: Craig House
Town, district or village: Gatehead ( near)
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Information per Rob Close.

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 4c. 1835  Alterations and new portico
Item 2 of 41882 AdditionW wing enlarged
Item 3 of 41902  New conservatory and extensive alterations
Item 4 of 4After 1989  Derelict and partly demolished


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 4James IngramArchitect c. 1835 Alterations and new portico
Item 2 of 4Allan StevensonArchitectF1882 W wing enlarged
Item 3 of 4(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA1902 New conservatory and extensive alterations
Item 4 of 4John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA1902 New conservatory and extensive alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Pollok-Morris, RobertClient for Burnet work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp229
Item 2 of 3Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp120
Item 3 of 3Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp389, architect not given

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde ArchivesKilmarnock District Committee Minutes CO 3/12/3/35