Basic Site Details

Name: Craigiebarns
Town, district or village: West Ferry
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Some sources have stated that the house was begun by Careless and completed by the Soutar firm after Careless emigrated to Montreal. However this has been proved otherwise by Mr Ian Milne who has copies of the drawings signed by Soutar.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigiebarn House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11910 Build/construction 


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 3Charles Geddes SoutarArchitectA1910  
Item 2 of 3John Turnbull MaclarenArchitectA1910  
Item 3 of 3Maclaren Sons & SoutarArchitectural practiceA1910  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Renny, Henry W 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep399
Item 2 of 2RSA1915   546

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Ian MilneInformation via 'Contact Us' page on website Sent April 2011 and March 2017
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25917 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Edward Careless: F no1576 (microfilm reel 13) ('House for Harry Renny')