Basic Site Details

Name: St Rule's
Town, district or village: Dunbar
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The house has been divided into three parts, 'St Rule's', 'St Regulus' and 'St Rathgael'.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Rule's, St Regulus and St Rathgael  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Marine RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31903   
Item 2 of 33 November 1906  Alterations - plans passed
Item 3 of 3Before 1988 Alteration/conversionHouse divided into three parts


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 4(Sir) Thomas Duncan RhindArchitectA1903  
Item 2 of 4Hamilton-Paterson & RhindArchitectural practiceA1903  
Item 3 of 4Robert Hamilton Paterson (or Robert Hamilton-Paterson)ArchitectA1903  
Item 4 of 4(Sir) Thomas Duncan RhindArchitectB1906 Plans passed


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Croall or Hutchison, Mrs Violet, of EdinburghFor both phases of work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1903 Part 1 p76
Item 2 of 4Edinburgh Architectural Association1907Edinburgh Architectural Association Exhibition Catalogue Edinburghno 315
Item 3 of 4McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p186
Item 4 of 4RSA1903   411

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Courtesy of Dr Kenneth HughesInformation sent via DSA website Contact Form Additional information sent 2009
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24838 
Item 3 of 5Location to be checkedDunbar Dean of Guild drawings Unindexed drawings - no 223 for 1906 work
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index  
Item 5 of 5Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material