Basic Site Details

Name: Balruddery House
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Parish: Liff and Benvie
Status: Demolished
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Notes: East lodge is C(S) listed; west coach house and steading are C(S) listed.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1820 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 4c. 1880  Large additions, conservatory, east lodge and west coach house/steading
Item 3 of 41889  House rebuilt after fire
Item 4 of 41901  Studio and curling club house

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 10David NeaveArchitectJc. 1820  
Item 2 of 10Charles EdwardArchitectAc. 1880 Large additions, conservatory, east lodge and west coach house/steading
Item 3 of 10Edward & RobertsonArchitectural practiceAc. 1880 Large additions, conservatory, east lodge and west coach house/steading
Item 4 of 10Thomas Saunders RobertsonArchitectAc. 1880 Large additions, conservatory, east lodge and west coach house/steading
Item 5 of 10Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectB1889 Rebuilding after fire
Item 6 of 10George WilsonArchitectB1889 Rebuilding after fire
Item 7 of 10Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceB1889 Rebuilding after fire
Item 8 of 10Patrick Hill ThomsArchitectC1901 Studio and curling club house
Item 9 of 10Thoms & WilkieArchitectural practiceC1901 Studio and curling club house
Item 10 of 10William Fleming WilkieArchitectC1901 Studio and curling club house

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1White, J Martin - flour millerClient for additions, c.1880 and rebuilding, 1889.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Dalgety, A1948The Church and Parish of Liff  p50
Item 2 of 2Forfarshire Illustrated1848Forfarshire Illustrated   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British ArchitectDecember 1889  Check date

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10855East Lodge
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10857West Coach House/Steading
Item 3 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection A 39037 (original drawings - Sydney Mitchell work or David Neave work?)
Item 4 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection Job List
Item 5 of 6RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Patrick Hill Thoms: F v16 p142 no1088 (microfilm reel 11); William Fleming Wilkie: F v18 p53 no1200 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 6 of 6Trevor Black Architects InvergordonTrevor Black Drawing Archive