Basic Site Details

Name: Duntreath Castle
Town, district or village: Strathblane
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Additions largely demolished.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418551857 Restoration
Item 2 of 418631864(?) Rebuilding
Item 3 of 41890  Additions
Item 4 of 41903  Stained glass


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 10Charles WilsonArchitectA18551857Restoration
Item 2 of 10David ThomsonArchitectA18551857Restoration
Item 3 of 10David ThomsonArchitectB18631864(?)Rebuilding
Item 4 of 10C H Wilson & D ThomsonArchitectural practiceB1864 Rebuilding
Item 5 of 10Charles Heath WilsonArchitectB1864 Rebuilding
Item 6 of 10Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectC1890 Additions
Item 7 of 10George WilsonArchitectC1890 Additions
Item 8 of 10Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceC1890 Additions
Item 9 of 10John MurrayArchitectC1892 As assistant to Sydeny Mitchell & Wilson - additions
Item 10 of 10(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitect 1903 Stained glass


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edmonstone, Sir Archibald, BartClient for 1863 work and for 1890 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1866   847 (C H Wilson & D Thomson)
Item 2 of 4RSA1892   502
Item 3 of 4Sinclair, Fiona J, ed1995Charles Wilson Architect 1810-1863: A Question of Style Glasgow: Park Circus Promotions, 1995p24
Item 4 of 4Symondson, Anthony and Bucknall, Stephen2006Sir Ninian Comper: An introduction to his life and work with complete gazetteer Reading: Spire Books and the Ecclesiological Societyp 315

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect27 June 1890   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15317 
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection SMW 1890/9/1-1890/9/30 (Plans for Wilson and Thomson work as well)
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) Thomson's job list
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Murray: L v10 no587 (microfilm reel 32)