Basic Site Details

Name: Baile-na-Coille
Town, district or village: Balmoral
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Listing includes steading and game larder. House begun for John Brown, Queen Victoria's servant

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bail-na-choileYes 
Item 2 of 3Baille-na-Coille  
Item 3 of 3Bhaile na Coile  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31876   
Item 2 of 319021904Alterations and additions 
Item 3 of 31923  Additions for George V


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 7John BeatonArchitectA1876  
Item 2 of 7(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectD19021904Additions
Item 3 of 7Anderson Simon & CrawfordArchitectural practiceD19021904May have begun in partnership but completed by Anderson
Item 4 of 7(Colonel) Herbert Morgan SmailArchitectB1923 Additions
Item 5 of 7Godfrey Daniel Bower ShepherdArchitectB1923 Additions
Item 6 of 7John Donald MillsArchitectB1923 Additions
Item 7 of 7Mills & ShepherdArchitectural practiceB1923 Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1George V, King1923 additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McKinstry, Sam1991Rowand Anderson, the Premier Architect of Scotland Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Presspp162-3
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp360

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder30 July 1921   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51461 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection 1923 additions
Item 3 of 3Windsor CastleThe Royal Archives RA VIC/Add C3/20; PP/Blamoral/616. PP/Balmoral/923, 924, 939; PP Balmoral New Series/203