Basic Site Details

Name: Gartmore House
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 417791780Alterations and additions 
Item 2 of 419011902 Reconstruction
Item 3 of 41910  Additions
Item 4 of 41911  Photos - therefore completed


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 9William AdamArchitectCc. 1740c. 1745Designs drawn up but perhaps not executed.
Item 2 of 9John BaxterArchitectD17791780Alterations
Item 3 of 9David BarclayArchitectA19011902Reconstruction
Item 4 of 9H & D BarclayArchitectural practiceA19011902Reconstruction
Item 5 of 9John Begg CampbellArchitectA19011902Reconstruction - as apprentice to H & D Barclay
Item 6 of 9John GaltArchitectA19011902Reconstruction - as assistant to H & D Barclay
Item 7 of 9Patrick Hill ThomsArchitectB1910 Additions
Item 8 of 9Thoms & WilkieArchitectural practiceB1910 Additions
Item 9 of 9William Fleming WilkieArchitectB1910 Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Cayzer, Sir Charles20th century alterations
Item 2 of 3Graham, NicolClient for William Adam designs
Item 3 of 3Graham, Sir RobertClient for 1779-80 alterations

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Gartmore House, Gartartan LodgeCheck listing


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Adam, William1820Vitruvius Scoticus  Plate 83
Item 2 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 4Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp519
Item 4 of 4Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1911   895

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish FieldNovember 1958   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Edinburgh City Libraries (Cowan Bequest)Baxter sale catalogue 'south and nrth elevations of Gartmore'.
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15060 
Item 3 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 22/1/468 
Item 4 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Begg Campbell: L v23 no1875
Item 5 of 5Trevor Black Architects InvergordonTrevor Black Drawing Archive