Basic Site Details

Name: Belhaven House
Town, district or village: Belhaven
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3  Plans drawn upScheme drawn up - not executed. Date not known.
Item 2 of 31912  Alterations including wrought iron gates
Item 3 of 31922  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 5William AdamArchitectB  Scheme drawn up - not executed. Date not known.
Item 2 of 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1912 Alterations including wrought iron gates and lodge
Item 3 of 5James Smith RichardsonArchitectA1922 Alterations
Item 4 of 5John Ross McKayArchitectA1922 Alterations
Item 5 of 5Richardson & McKayArchitectural practiceA1922 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Belhaven, LordClient for William Adam scheme
Item 2 of 2Maitland, K R 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Adam, William1820Vitruvius Scoticus  Plate 154
Item 2 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p99-100
Item 3 of 3Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p278

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24734 
Item 2 of 3Location to be checkedDunbar Dean of Guild drawings For alterations to house and lodge
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR D/4