Basic Site Details

Name: Balmoral I
Town, district or village: Balmoral
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Superseded by present Balmoral Castle.

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 218341839 Additions
Item 2 of 21848  Large unexecuted scheme for remodelling and enlargement

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 4John SmithArchitectA18341839Additions
Item 2 of 4J & W SmithArchitectural practiceB1848 Large unexecuted scheme for remodelling and enlargement
Item 3 of 4John SmithArchitectB1848 Large unexecuted scheme for remodelling and enlargement
Item 4 of 4William Smith IIArchitectB1848 Large unexecuted scheme for remodelling and enlargement

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Gordon, Robert, SirClient for 1834-39 additions
Item 2 of 2Prince AlbertClient for 1848 scheme

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJohn Smith Papers (List of Plans and accounts) Plans for large scheme