Basic Site Details

Name: Fountainhall
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
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 3Pencait Castle renamed thus (also spelt Penkaet or Penkeith) by Professor John (Ian) Houghton, who bought the castle in 1922; the name was reverted to Fountainhall in 1956 by its new owners at that time.
Item 2 of 3Penkaet Castle renamed thus (also spelt Penkeith or Pencait) by Professor John (Ian) Houghton, who bought the castle in 1922; the name was reverted to Fountainhall in 1956 by its new owners at that time.
Item 3 of 3Penkeith Castle renamed thus (also spelt Pencait or Penkaet) by Professor John (Ian) Houghton, who bought the castle in 1922; the name was reverted to Fountainhall in 1956 by its new owners at that time.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House  
Item 2 of 2Castle  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1   Repairs and restoration

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 McArthyArchitectA  Repairs and restoration - date unknown
Item 2 of 3John WatsonArchitectA  Repairs and restoration - date unknown
Item 3 of 3McArthy & WatsonArchitectural practiceA  Repairs and restoration - date unknown

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Wang, Ren Horng-James et al The Lusitania Resource, http://www.rmslusitania.info/pages/second_cabin/holbourn_ibs.html Wang, Ren Horng-James et alaccessed 30 June 2011

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Quarterly1924no 9Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)Watson's obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register18918Fountainhall or Penkaet Castle, With Garden Walls and Gatepiers