Basic Site Details

Name: Cambusnethan Priory
Town, district or village: Wishaw
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Cambusnethan
Status: A listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cambusnethan House  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Country HouseYes 
Item 2 of 2Hotel  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21819 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 2After 1921Before 1941Alterations and additionsNew roof of porte-cochere


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 4James MillerArchitect   Minor alterations - date unknown
Item 2 of 4James Gillespie GrahamArchitectA1819  
Item 3 of 4Herbert Mayer BarkerArchitect After 1921Before 1941New roof of porte-cochere; courtyard and stables
Item 4 of 4Ian G Lindsay & PartnersArchitectural practice 1976 Converted to hotel


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Lockhart, R D Sinclair, Trust ofMiller's alterations
Item 2 of 2Sir Robert Sinclair-Lockhart, 16th Baron of Castlehill, Cambusnethan and StevensonCommissioned James Gillespie Graham work

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 2Cambusnethan Estate, North and East Lodge 
Item 2 of 2Cambusnethan Estate, stables 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp.160-161
Item 2 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 4Leighton, J M Select Views on the Clyde  1830 edition, p35
Item 4 of 4New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47593 
Item 2 of 3RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection List of drawings
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Herbert Mayer Barker: F no3818 (box 29)