Basic Site Details

Name: Mansion House for Major R Jackson, Swordale and estate buildings
Town, district or village: Swordale
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Check location. 'Swordle' is a village in Lewis

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 38 March 1864 Journal referenceDairy buildings
Item 2 of 32 May 1882 Journal referenceKeeper's house and kennels
Item 3 of 31886 Journal reference 


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 8Alexander RossArchitectC1864 Dairy buildings
Item 2 of 8Ross & JoassArchitectural practiceC1864 Dairy buildings
Item 3 of 8William Cumming JoassArchitectC1864 Dairy buildings
Item 4 of 8William Cumming JoassArchitectB1882 Keeper's house and kennels
Item 5 of 8A Maitland & SonsArchitectural practiceA1886  
Item 6 of 8Andrew MaitlandArchitectA1886  
Item 7 of 8Andrew Maitland IIArchitectA1886  
Item 8 of 8James MaitlandArchitectA1886  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Jackson, R, Major 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Inverness Advertiser8 March 1864   
Item 2 of 4Inverness Courier2 May 1882   
Item 3 of 4Inverness Courier26 February 1886   
Item 4 of 4Ross-shire Journal1886