Basic Site Details

Name: Ardgartan House
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Parish: Lochgoilhead and Kilmorich
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1969 work 37,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Ardgartan Youth Hostel  
Item 2 of 3Ardgarten Youth hostel  
Item 3 of 3Youth Hostel  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2December 19441950Plans datedAlterations
Item 2 of 21969 Alteration/conversion(?)Alterations? New build?


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 Grant ShearerArchitectB19441950Alterations
Item 2 of 4Iain CampbellArchitectA1969 Alterations? New build?
Item 3 of 4W G Crerar & Partners A1969 Alterations? New build?
Item 4 of 4William ('Bill') Gunn CrerarArchitectA1969 Alterations? New build?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1SYHAClient for 1969 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand CollectionSA 1940/13/1; SA 1940/9/1-3