Basic Site Details

Name: Briglands
Town, district or village: Rumbling Bridge
City or county: Kinross-shire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Leslie Graham Thomson drawings in collection relating to Briglands sold at auction March 2015.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 6Late 1700s(?)  Original house
Item 2 of 61898  Large addition, garden courtyard and new lodge
Item 3 of 61908  Billiard room and guest room and original house remodelled. Also stables
Item 4 of 61936  Proposed garages
Item 5 of 61955 Alterations and additionsNew bathroom in lodge.
Item 6 of 6Before 1975 Alterations and additions 


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 9(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectB1898 Large addition, garden courtyard and new lodge
Item 2 of 9(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectC1908 Billiard room and guest room and original house remodelled
Item 3 of 9(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectD1909 Stables altered
Item 4 of 9John Fraser MatthewArchitectA1936 Proposed garages
Item 5 of 9Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceA1936 Proposed garages
Item 6 of 9Leslie Grahame Thomson (or Leslie Grahame-Thomson; later Leslie Grahame MacDougall)ArchitectE1955 Plans drawn up for new bathroom in lodge
Item 7 of 9Andrew Campbell MarsArchitectCBefore 1975 Alterations
Item 8 of 9Calthrop & Campbell MarsArchitectural practiceCBefore 1975 Alterations
Item 9 of 9Michael John Boucicault de Suffield CalthropArchitectCBefore 1975 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Clyde, LordClient for 1975 alterations
Item 2 of 2Clyde, Rt Hon Lord 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Briglands Farm and FarmhousePlan by James Mitchell in a collection of drawings sold at auction in March 2015.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Adams, Maurice B1912Modern Cottage Architecture, illustrated from works of well-known architects2nd EditionLondon: Batsfordp44 plate IV (Lodge)
Item 2 of 7Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp246-249
Item 3 of 7RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 4 of 7RSA1898   554
Item 5 of 7RSA1899   570
Item 6 of 7Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p172
Item 7 of 7Weaver, Lawrence1914Small Country Houses: their repair and enlargement. Forty examples chosen from five centuries Country Life Library7pp142-149 (Chapter 25)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 7Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register11463 
Item 2 of 7Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register11464Gate lodge (also B Listed)
Item 3 of 7National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCowie and Seaton Collection CSE 1900/6/1 - one drawing (south elevation)
Item 4 of 7National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection KRD 16/1-21
Item 5 of 7National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR B/24 for house and garage
Item 6 of 7RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Stodart Lorimer: F v17 p35 no1114 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 7 of 7Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore162836