Basic Site Details

Name: Culzean Castle, walled garden
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1786 Build/construction 


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 2Robert AdamArchitectAc. 1786 Possibly responsible for design?
Item 2 of 2Hugh CairncrossArchitectBc. 1786 Perhaps responsible for design?

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Culzean CastleCorrespondence in Ailsa muniments shows that Charles Reid, rather than James Maitland Wardrop, was responsible. Cost: 18,500; Wardrop & Reid's fee: 900. The plasterers for the Adam revival work were Jackson & Sons of London.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp257-8