Basic Site Details

Name: Arngask Institute and Library and adjoining cottages
Town, district or village: Glenfarg
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Erected in memory of H G Corbett

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Corbett Institute ['Corngask Library, Glenfay'] This is a misspelling in the RGI catalogue for the sketch design exhibited in 1892

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218921893  
Item 2 of 21894 Design exhibited 

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 1Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitect 18921893 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Corbett, A CameronLater Lord Rowallan

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1894   p91 (photo of completed work)
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp402
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1892   788
Item 4 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1894   856

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Sunday Times, Scotland23 April 2006  Home supplement, pp6-7

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register5831 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Nisbet Paterson: F v20 no1431 (microfilm reel 13)