Basic Site Details

Name: Gask House
Town, district or village: Gask
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Strathearn
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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 41801  Original house by Richard Crichton
Item 2 of 4October 1843  Drawings with design of terrace and garden
Item 3 of 41908  Alterations for W Buchanan
Item 4 of 419641966Alteration/conversionReduction of house by removal of attics


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 6Richard CrichtonArchitect 18011805 
Item 2 of 6Alexander RoosArchitect 1843 Made designs for terrace and garden
Item 3 of 6James MillerArchitect 1908 Alterations
Item 4 of 6Anthony Henry Herbert JenkinsArchitectC19641966Reduction of house by removal of attics
Item 5 of 6Claud Phillimore & JenkinsArchitectural practiceC19641966Reduction of house by removal of attics
Item 6 of 6The Hon Claud [Stephen] PhillimoreArchitectc19641966Reduction of house by removal of attics


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Buchanan, Wfor 1908 alterations
Item 2 of 3Oliphant, Laurencefor original building
Item 3 of 3Oliphant, ___for 1843 designs


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Colvin, H M Introducing Alexander Roos Gow, I and Rowan, A (eds): Scottish Country Houses 1600-1914, pp276-284p280 (from Tyndall Bruce papers)
Item 2 of 6Garnier, Richard2006Alexander Roos c1810-1881 Georgian Society Journal, vol XV, pp11-68p59
Item 3 of 6Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp381
Item 4 of 6Haynes, Nick2000Perth and Kinross: an illustrated architectural guide Edinburgh: Rutland Pressp75
Item 5 of 6Neale1818Views of Seats 1st seriesIst series, v.iv, 1821
Item 6 of 6Robinson, John Martin1983The Latest Country Houses   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 5 drawings of Miller's alterations