Basic Site Details

Name: Balhousie Castle
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Museum for Black Watch RegimentYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hay StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218621866 Restoration and enlargement 'to improve the amenity of the adjoining feuing grounds'
Item 2 of 2After 1890Before 1910 Additions

People

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 3David SmartArchitect 18621866Restoration and enlargement 'to improve the amenity of the adjoining feuing grounds'
Item 2 of 3George Turnbull EwingArchitectAAfter 1890Before 1910Additions
Item 3 of 3William FinlaysonArchitectAAfter 1890Before 1910Additions - working for G T Ewing

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Kinnoul, Earl ofRestoration and enlargement, 1866

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp647
Item 2 of 4Haynes, Nick2000Perth and Kinross: an illustrated architectural guide Edinburgh: Rutland Pressp37
Item 3 of 4RSA1866   168
Item 4 of 4Scottish Civic Trust1983Historic Buildings at Work: a guide to the historic buildings of Scotland used by Central Government Scottish Civic Trust/Property Services Agency, Department of the Environmentp212

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39345 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Finlayson: L v1 no79 (microfilm reel 29)