Basic Site Details

Name: The Firs
Town, district or village: Torphins
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 170, Beltie Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1878  DAte given in Leith
Item 2 of 2c. 1895 Build/construction 

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 3Alexander EllisArchitectAc. 1895  
Item 2 of 3Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceAc. 1895  
Item 3 of 3Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectAc. 1895  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Ellis, Alexanderfor himself and his family

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Leith, Connie1999Alexander Ellis: a fine Victorian architect Aberdeen: privately publishedp145-53
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp753

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49865