Basic Site Details

Name: Learney House
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Kincardine O'Neil
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from the late Sir Thomas Innes.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51747  Original house
Item 2 of 51838  Enlargement and probably stable block; probably potting shed
Item 3 of 51847  Enlargement
Item 4 of 5c. 1850  Potting shed
Item 5 of 51868  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 8John SmithArchitectB1838 House and (probably west lodge)
Item 2 of 8J & W SmithArchitectural practiceC1847 Additions
Item 3 of 8John SmithArchitectC1847 Additions
Item 4 of 8J & W SmithArchitectural practiceDc. 1850 Potting shed
Item 5 of 8John SmithArchitectDc. 1850 Potting shed
Item 6 of 8William Smith IIArchitectDc. 1850 Potting shed
Item 7 of 8John Russell MackenzieArchitectA1868 Additions - Ewan working in Mackenzie's office
Item 8 of 8Robert EwanArchitect, EngineerA1868 Additions - Ewan working in Mackenzie's office

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Brebner, E, MrsOriginal house

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892)20
Item 2 of 5Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 3 of 5Jamieson, David and Wilson, W Stewart2001Old Royal Deeside Stenlakep12
Item 4 of 5New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  vXII p834
Item 5 of 5Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp640

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal3 January 1838  Original contracts
Item 2 of 2Deeside Field1933  p29

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5 Learney Correspondence At Learney House?
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9516 
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9517Stable block
Item 4 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9518Potting shed
Item 5 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9520West Lodge (probably John Smith)