Basic Site Details

Name: Birkhill
Town, district or village: Cupar
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Balmerino
Status: B Listed
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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 21854  Probably the date of preliminary plans for Bryce's additions
Item 2 of 218551859 Scottish Baronial additions by Bryce


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 1David BryceArchitect 18551859Scottish Baronial additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Wedderburn, F L S of Birkhill 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Campbell, James1899Balmerino and its Abbey 2nd editionp590
Item 2 of 2Fiddes, Valerie and Rowan, Alistair1976David Bryce 1803-1876 Exhibition Catalogue, University of Edinburgh 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Birkhill, CuparDrawing, Birkhill Signed lithograph after Bryce's drawing of the entrance, plans and proposals
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2558