Basic Site Details

Name: Fatlips Castle
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 16th-century. William Anderson (1854-1932) cannot have been involved ig the date of restoration is 1854. Awaiting further information.

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 21857  Tower restored as a belvidere (or private museum according to RCAHMS) and shooting box
Item 2 of 218971899 Restoration and alterations


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 2William AndersonArchitect 1857 Tower restored as a belvidere (or private museum according to RCAHMS) and shooting box, but date is too early for this William Anderson
Item 2 of 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 18971899Restoration and alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Minto , Lord 
Item 2 of 2Minto, Second Earl ofClient for 1857 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp277
Item 2 of 4RCAHMS Roxburgh inventory  volume 2, p324
Item 3 of 4Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p171
Item 4 of 4Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p133