Basic Site Details

Name: Melrose Abbey, Commendator's House
Town, district or village: Melrose
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Strang, RCAHMS and HS Lists give J Wilson Paterson for restoration; Cruft gives J Smith Richardson.

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31400s   
Item 2 of 31590  Reconstruction
Item 3 of 31936  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 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1936 Restoration - J Wilson Paterson and/or J Smith Richardson responsible (sources vary)
Item 2 of 3James Smith RichardsonArchitectA?1936 Restoration - J Wilson Paterson and/or J Smith Richardson responsible (sources vary)
Item 3 of 3John Wilson PatersonArchitectA?1936 Restoration - J Wilson Paterson and/or J Smith Richardson responsible (sources vary)

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp 546
Item 2 of 3RCAHMS Roxburgh inventory  p287-8
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p176

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37729