Basic Site Details

Name: Park House
Town, district or village: Drumoak
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21822   
Item 2 of 219231927 Alterations and additions, including recreation room

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 3Archibald SimpsonArchitect 1822  
Item 2 of 3George Angus MitchellArchitectA19231927Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 3George Bennett MitchellArchitectA19231927Alterations and additions, including recreation room

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Moir, WilliamClient for Archibald Simpson work
Item 2 of 2Williams, Robert, SirAlterations and additions, including recreation room

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892)Volume XII, p889
Item 2 of 5Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 5Fraser, G M Old Deeside Road  p108
Item 4 of 5Henderson Annals of Lower Deeside  p73
Item 5 of 5Third Statistical Account of Scotland    p198

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1847v p217

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen City ArchivesGeorge Bennett Mitchell and Son Collection GBM/1920/13/1-2
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen City ArchivesGeorge Bennett Mitchell Contract Book 8: 1925-1926 p77
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3103 
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Angus Mitchell: F no2821 (box 12)