Basic Site Details

Name: Durris House
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31824 Addition 
Item 2 of 3c. 1939  Proposed alterations- not carried out
Item 3 of 31980s ReconstructionLinking block rebuilt after demolition of mansion

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 5Archibald SimpsonArchitectB1824 Additions
Item 2 of 5A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceAc. 1939 Proposed alterations- not carried out
Item 3 of 5Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectAc. 1939 Proposed alterations- not carried out
Item 4 of 5John Gibb MarrArchitectAc. 1939 Proposed alterations- not carried out
Item 5 of 5Michael GilmoreArchitectC1980s Linking block rebuilt after demolition of mansion

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Innes, JohnClient for 1824 additions

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3RSA1948   431
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp616

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1847v p217