Basic Site Details

Name: Lindsaylands
Town, district or village: Biggar
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Window in house dated 1869. Lodge and gate piers are B Listed

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31770s Build/constructionOld house - now incorporated into new house
Item 2 of 31869 ConstructionHouse (enlargement of earlier house), lodge and stables
Item 3 of 31914 Alterations and additionsAlterations


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 4James BrownArchitectG  May have been responsible for the older house which was incorporated into the new house by Leiper.
Item 2 of 4William LeiperArchitect 1869 House, lodge and stables
Item 3 of 4Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceA1914 Alterations
Item 4 of 4John KeppieArchitectA1914 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Little, J M 
Item 2 of 2Stronach, Alexander (d 1878), Managing Director of the City of Glasgow Bank 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.135
Item 2 of 2RSA1873   818 (Leiper)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6461 
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6462Lodge, gatepiers
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6463Stables
Item 4 of 4Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job book (for Keppie work)