Basic Site Details

Name: House
Town, district or village: Wemyss Bay
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Converted to hydropathic from house.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Skelmorlie Hydropathic  
Item 2 of 2Wemyss Bay HydropathicYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31871  Additions to original house - plans dated
Item 2 of 31908  Additions and alterations to Hydropathic, after conversion from house - plans dated
Item 3 of 31962 Restoration 

People

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 9John HoneymanArchitectA1871 Additions to original house - plans dated
Item 2 of 9Allan StevensonArchitectB1908 Additions and alterations to Hydropathic, after conversion from house - plans dated
Item 3 of 9Thomas McGill CasselsArchitectB1908 Additions and alterations to Hydropathic, after conversion from house - plans dated
Item 4 of 9Charles Archibald Robertson C1962 Restoration
Item 5 of 9George William RobertsonArchitectC1962 Restoration
Item 6 of 9Honeyman, Jack & RobertsonArchitectural practiceC1962 Restoration
Item 7 of 9John Morton CochraneArchitectC1962 Restoration
Item 8 of 9William Archibald Park JackArchitectC1962 Restoration
Item 9 of 9William Mitchell MillarArchitect, ArchitectC1962 Restoration - as apprentice with Honeyman Jack & Robertson

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Ayrshire Archives (from February 2007)Darley- Hay Partnership archive Plans for additions and alterations
Item 2 of 2Courtesy of Mr William Mitchell MillarInformation sent via 'Contact Us' on website Sent January 2014