Basic Site Details

Name: Bamff House
Town, district or village: Alyth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: In 1846, Bryce was paid 103.10s.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21844  Additions by Burn and Bryce.
Item 2 of 21980 Alteration/conversionRemoval of N range of quadrangle


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 7James BallingallArchitect 18441847Acted as executant architect for William Burn and slightly modified the design
Item 2 of 7Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1844 Additions
Item 3 of 7David BryceArchitectA1844 Additions
Item 4 of 7William BurnArchitectA1844 Listed as architect by Colvin. Unclear what his role was.
Item 5 of 7Andrew Stewart BrownArchitect, SurveyorC1980 Removal of N range of quadrangle
Item 6 of 7James Walter Thorburn Simpson C1980 Removal of N range of quadrangle
Item 7 of 7Simpson & BrownArchitectural practiceC1980 Removal of N range of quadrangle


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Ramsay, Sir James Bt.Client for Burn and bryce additions

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Bamff House, South Lodge 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp190

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128. List of works by Burn compiled by T L Donaldson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Bamff House ArchivesBamff House drawings Further drawings
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 83/708GD 83/961.
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Six sheets of working drawings dated 1843