Basic Site Details

Name: Eliock House and estate cottages
Town, district or village: Mennock (near)
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Sanquhar
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: c.16th-century tower house with later additions.

Partly demolished after fire damage whilst requisitioned during the Second World War.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1914  Alterations and additions to mansion house and estate cottages


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 1James Davidson CairnsArchitect c. 1914 Alterations and additions to mansion house and estate cottages


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17256Eliock House
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Davidson Cairns: F no 2680 (box 10)