Basic Site Details

Name: Langton House
Town, district or village: Duns
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Lodge and gateway remain. Also kennelman's house, walled garden - all B listed

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21862   
Item 2 of 2c. 1950 Demolition 

People

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 1862  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Breadalbane, 2nd Marquis of 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp322
Item 2 of 5Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 3 of 5RSA1864   152
Item 4 of 5RSA1868   192
Item 5 of 5Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p47

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 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42602 
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42605 
Item 3 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42606 
Item 4 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42609 
Item 5 of 6National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Breadalbane Collection GD 112/19/9 Bryce's report on building progress at time of client's death, 2 November 1862
Item 6 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Watercolour perspectives