Basic Site Details

Name: Kirklands
Town, district or village: Ancrum
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Gatehouse is C Listed

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 2c. 1830  Original house
Item 2 of 219071908 Addtions and alterations to fire-damaged house (also coachman's house)


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 2Edward BloreArchitect c. 1830 Original house
Item 2 of 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 19071908Addtions and alterations to fire-damaged house (also coachman's house)


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Richardson, JohnClient for original Blore work
Item 2 of 2Scott, George (Lord)Client for alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp472
Item 2 of 3Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p174
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  pp122-3

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5British MuseumBritish Museum collections 42028 (f.67)
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register4179Gatehouse
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register4178House
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR A/28, LOR A/5
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection Pencil sketch