Basic Site Details

Name: Nenthorn House
Town, district or village: Kelso
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: There is a conflict of information about who was responsible for Nenthorn House with Marwick's obituary and Lorimer's Nomination paper stating that Marwick was responsible. Perhaps the work by Beattie (or Marwick) was on Old Nenthorn House?

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 31894   
Item 2 of 3c. 1900   
Item 3 of 31938  Alterations

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 9George Beattie & SonArchitectural practiceC1894 'Buildings of Scotland' say Beatties responsible
Item 2 of 9George Lennox BeattieArchitectC1894 'Buildings of Scotland' say Beatties responsible
Item 3 of 9William Hamilton BeattieArchitectC1894 'Buildings of Scotland' say Beatties responsible
Item 4 of 9Alexander LorimerArchitectAc. 1900 As chief assistant to T P Marwick - Nomination papers of Lorimer & obituary of Marwick say Marwick responsible for work here - perhaps alterations?
Item 5 of 9Thomas Purves MarwickArchitectAc. 1900 Nomination papers of Lorimer & obituary of Marwicksay Marwick responsible for work here - perhaps alterations?
Item 6 of 9David John ChisholmArchitectB1938 Alterations
Item 7 of 9Dick Peddie, Todd & JamiesonArchitectural practiceB1938 Alterations
Item 8 of 9George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectB1938 Alterations
Item 9 of 9William James Walker ToddArchitectB1938 Alterations

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp583

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Quarterly1927no 23Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)Obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1930/299/1/1
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Lorimer: L v19 no1425