Basic Site Details

Name: Nunraw Castle
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Parish: Garvald & Bara
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Nunraw Old AbbeyYes 

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 2c. 18661868 Large additions (various schemes from 1861)
Item 2 of 2c. 1932c. 1933 Alterations and new squash court


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 5Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA18661868Large additions (various schemes from 1861)
Item 2 of 5James Maitland WardropArchitectA18661868Large additions (various schemes from 1861)
Item 3 of 5Thomas Brown IIArchitectA18681868Large additions (various schemes from 1861)
Item 4 of 5John Fraser MatthewArchitectB19321933Alterations and new squash court
Item 5 of 5Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceB19321933Alterations and new squash court


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Hay, RobertClient for 1866-8 work (with his son, Robert James Alexander Hay of Linplum/Limplum)
Item 2 of 3Hay, Robert James Alexander - of Linplum/LimplumClient for 1866-8 work (with his father, Robert Hay)
Item 3 of 3Spurway, MrClient for 1932-3 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Baker, Sonia2009The Country Houses, Castles and Mansions of East Lothian Stenlake, Catrinep59

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7321 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR N/18 (Brown & Wardrop drawings), LOR N/19