Basic Site Details

Name: Abbotshill
Town, district or village: Galashiels
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Stables are B listed, Conservatory included in listing (Mackenzie & Moncur)

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1AbbotsknoweYes 

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 1Abbotsford RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21874  House, lodge, gates etc
Item 2 of 21934  Conversion of 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 4William HayArchitect 1874  
Item 2 of 4George Legat MartinArchitectA1934 Conversion of stables
Item 3 of 4Herbert Gordon DunnArchitectA1934 Conversion of stables
Item 4 of 4James B Dunn & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1934 Conversion of stables


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cochrane, Alexanderof the Cochranes of Netherby Mill.
Item 2 of 2Mitchell, Sherriff W, KCClient for 1934 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp313
Item 2 of 3MacKenzie and Moncur1907Catalogue of horticultural buildings  Alexander Cochrane subscribed to this
Item 3 of 3RSA1874   712

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32000No for stables
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32001House, lodge etc
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection SED/82/1-6 (or is it SER as HS claims - check)