Basic Site Details

Name: Limplum House
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Parish: Garvald and Bara
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 2Limplinn From EAA catalogue
Item 2 of 2LinplumYes 

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 21882 ConstructionLodge also possibly by Shiells and Thomson
Item 2 of 21884 Design 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 3James M ThomsonArchitectA1884 House and probably Lodge
Item 2 of 3Robert Thornton ShiellsArchitectA1884 House and probably Lodge
Item 3 of 3Shiells & ThomsonArchitectural practiceA1884 House and probably Lodge


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edgar, Robert - seedsman 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Baker, Sonia2009The Country Houses, Castles and Mansions of East Lothian Stenlake, Catrinep52
Item 2 of 4Edinburgh Architectural Association1907Edinburgh Architectural Association Exhibition Catalogue EdinburghMemoir
Item 3 of 4Edinburgh International Exhibition1886Edinburgh International Exhibition   
Item 4 of 4RSA1884   1106

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7344 
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7318Lodge
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLinplum Photograph Album