Basic Site Details

Name: Clatto Estate, House and Steading (Clatto Cottage)
Town, district or village: Cupar
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Building has been considerably altered subsequent to Bryce's work. Cottage is B listed

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 41845  Scottish Baronial additions by Bryce
Item 2 of 4c. 1903  Alterations to steading
Item 3 of 41964 Alteration/conversion 
Item 4 of 42011 Alterations and additionsRural development on estate


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 7John MilneArchitect 18451850 
Item 2 of 7Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1845 Scottish Baronial additions and possibly steading
Item 3 of 7David BryceArchitectA1845 Scottish Baronial additions and possibly steading
Item 4 of 7David StorrarArchitect c. 1903 Alterations to steading
Item 5 of 7Walker & PrideArchitectural practice 1964  
Item 6 of 7David Greig Sibbald C2011 Rural development on estate
Item 7 of 7The Carl Fisher Sibbald Partnership C2011 Rural development on estate


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Law, General Sir JohnGiven as Colonel John Law by Colvin


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Fiddes, Valerie and Rowan, Alistair1976David Bryce 1803-1876 Exhibition Catalogue, University of Edinburghp117
Item 2 of 2Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp137

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce, referred to as 'Cloth for General Low' (sic)
Item 2 of 2RIBA 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 5Courtesy of David G SibbaldInformation sent via DSA website Sent 2011
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9868Cottage
Item 3 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans Copies in NMRS (Storrar work)
Item 4 of 5National Library of ScotlandManuscript Collection R 180.b
Item 5 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Copies of Balbirnie drawings FID 269/2. 270/3