Basic Site Details

Name: Rossie Castle
Town, district or village: Montrose
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1795c. 1800Build/constructionHouse designed by Richard Crichton
Item 2 of 41856  Bryce prepared unexecuted scheme for extensive additions
Item 3 of 41874  Possible work by Peddie & Kinnear
Item 4 of 41957 Destruction/demolition 


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 5Richard CrichtonArchitectBc. 1795c. 1800 
Item 2 of 5David BryceArchitectA1856 Unexecuted scheme for major additions; may have made minor alterations
Item 3 of 5Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectB1874 Possible work
Item 4 of 5John Dick PeddieArchitectB1874 Possible work
Item 5 of 5Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceB1874 Possible work


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Macdonald, W M FFor Bryce work
Item 2 of 3Roos, ___Client for 1874 work
Item 3 of 3Ross, HerculesClient for Richard Crichton work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep45
Item 2 of 3Morris, F O Picturesque Views of Seats  volume v, p73
Item 3 of 3Neale1818Views of Seats 1st seriesIst series, volume v

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scots MagazineSeptember 1807   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1870/33/1Basement plan and working drawing of a bathroom addition
Item 2 of 2Soane MuseumSoane Museum Collection Designs, volume IV, pp48-52, copies made in 1795 of designs by Crichton dated 1793