Basic Site Details

Name: Lee Castle
Town, district or village: Carnwath
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Lanark
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Lee Place  
Item 2 of 2The LeeYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518201849  
Item 2 of 51884  Pig houses and dung stead
Item 3 of 51890  Plan of stables
Item 4 of 5October 1904  Date of plans for new lodge, gate, large dairy
Item 5 of 51906  Designs exhibited


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 6James Gillespie GrahamArchitect 18201849 
Item 2 of 6James LauderArchitectB1884 Pig houses and dung stead
Item 3 of 6James LauderArchitectC1890 Stables
Item 4 of 6James McLellan FairleyArchitectA1904 New lodge, gate, large dairy
Item 5 of 6Leadbetter & FairleyArchitectural practiceA1904 New lodge, gate, large dairy
Item 6 of 6Thomas Greenshields LeadbetterArchitectA1904 New lodge, gate, large dairy


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lockhart of Lee, Sir Simon1904 Work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Academy Architecture1906 Part 2 p61 Design for three lodges exhibited
Item 2 of 7Colvin, H M1995A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-18403rd editionNew Haven and London: Yale University Press 
Item 3 of 7Edinburgh Architectural Association1907Edinburgh Architectural Association Exhibition Catalogue Edinburghno 415 (Leadbetter & Fairley designs)
Item 4 of 7Leighton, J M Select Views on the Clyde  p25
Item 5 of 7Neale, J P1828Views of Seats  iv
Item 6 of 7New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  vi, p18
Item 7 of 7RSA1906   312

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4CarnwathLockhart of Lee Drawings Original drawings by Lauder, Inv.44,45,47
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13056 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Plans originally at The Lee, now at NMRS
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive LAD/38/1-2,4/P Photographic copy of plans by Lauder. Also copies of Leadbetter work on lodge etc