Basic Site Details

Name: Blairmore House
Town, district or village: Glass
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Blairmore Lodge  
Item 2 of 2Blairmore SchoolYes 

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 21884   
Item 2 of 21986 Alterations and additionsPhased extensions to form rooftop flat and new Arts & Crafts facilities

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 6Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA18841885 
Item 2 of 6James MatthewsArchitectA18841885 
Item 3 of 6Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceA18841885 
Item 4 of 6Henry ('Harry') James Lyall Mantell B1986 Phased extensions to form rooftop flat and new Arts & Crafts facilities
Item 5 of 6John Jeffrey MeldrumArchitectB1986 Phased extensions to form rooftop flat and new Arts & Crafts facilities
Item 6 of 6Meldrum & Mantell B1986 Phased extensions to form rooftop flat and new Arts & Crafts facilities

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Geddes, AlexanderOf Chicago

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Lippe, William1979The Scottish baronial house in Aberdeenshire of the Mackenzies and James Matthews The Robert Gordon University post graduate dissertation 
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp62, 504

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Harry MantellInformation sent via'Contact Us' on DSA website Sent October 2009
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9159 
Item 3 of 3Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)