Basic Site Details

Name: Gribloch House
Town, district or village: Kippen
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Landscaping by J E Grant White

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 11937  Main house and swimming pool


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 5Perry M DuncanArchitect 1937 In association with Rowand Anderson & Partners
Item 2 of 5(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectA1937 Worked in association with Perry Duncan
Item 3 of 5(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA1937 Worked in association with Perry Duncan
Item 4 of 5Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectA1937 Worked in association with Perry Duncan
Item 5 of 5Rowand Anderson, Paul & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1937 Worked in association with Perry Duncan


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Colville, John (Sir)Some sources mistakenly refer to him as James Colville

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 2Gribloch House, garage and staff accommodation 
Item 2 of 2Gribloch House, Lodge 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Edwards, Brian1995Basil Spence 1907-1976  p26-27
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp534
Item 3 of 3MAcGregor, Caroline A1994Gribloch: the evolution of the architectural and interior design of a 1930s Scottish country houseVArchitectural Heritage V, 1994, pp73-96 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register8191House and swimming pool
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Plans, photographs, model & correspondance with designers and manufacturers who worked on project at NMRS deposited by Lady Hutchison