Basic Site Details

Name: Teasses House
Town, district or village: Ceres
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Ceres
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 518251826 Original house
Item 2 of 51879  Additions
Item 3 of 519321934 Remodelling and interior refurbishment; chapel; alterations to stables
Item 4 of 51932  Gate lodge alterations
Item 5 of 5June 1932  Plans for work on stables


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 6William BurnArchitect 18251826Original house
Item 2 of 6John CurrieArchitect 1879 Additions
Item 3 of 6Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceA19321934Remodelling and interior refurbishment; chapel; altertations to stables
Item 4 of 6James ScottArchitectA19321934Remodelling and interior refurbishment; chapel; altertations to stables
Item 5 of 6Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceB1932 Gate lodge alterations
Item 6 of 6James ScottArchitectB1932 Gate lodge alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Baxter, Edward GOf Baxter Brothers - for Currie work
Item 2 of 3Black, Major W GFor 1932-34 work
Item 3 of 3Christie, RobertFor Burn work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2430 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection  
Item 3 of 3St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Plans of Currie work and Gillespie & Scott work - Bundles nos 2159, 2162, 2166, 2350