Basic Site Details

Name: Darnley House
Town, district or village: Melrose
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Melrose
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21816 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21872  Additions

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 6John & Thomas SmithArchitectural practiceB1816  
Item 2 of 6John SmithArchitectB1816 For himself
Item 3 of 6Thomas SmithArchitect, BuilderB1816  
Item 4 of 6Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA1872 Additions
Item 5 of 6James Maitland WardropArchitectA1872 Additions
Item 6 of 6Thomas Brown IIArchitectA1872 Additions

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Smith, John - architect, of DarnickFor himself

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp559
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p183

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37810