Basic Site Details

Name: Ledcameroch
Town, district or village: Kilwinning
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Melvin HouseYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218981901  
Item 2 of 2Before 1981 Alterations and additions 


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 6(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18981901 
Item 2 of 6John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA18981901 
Item 3 of 6Stewart McLauchlanArchitectA18981901As apprentice to John Burnet & Son
Item 4 of 6Andrew Houston WatsonArchitectBBefore 1981 Extension to premises
Item 5 of 6Angus ('Gus') Allen James StarlingArchitectBBefore 1981 Extension to premises
Item 6 of 6Rennie Watson & StarlingArchitectural practiceBBefore 1981 Extension to premises


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2King, Mr & Mrs Robert Craig 
Item 2 of 2National Water CouncilClient for 1980s work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp479
Item 2 of 4Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp68
Item 3 of 4Davis, Michael C1991The Castles and Mansions of Ayrshire Ardrishaig, Argyll: privately publishedp327
Item 4 of 4RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Original photos by Bedford Lemere
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Stewart McLauchlan: L v7 no418 (microfilm reel 31)