Basic Site Details

Name: Caidmuir House
Town, district or village: Peebles
City or county: Peeblesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: House monogrammed and dated.

Used as a school until at least the late 1990s; now flatted (2006).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Craigerne HouseYes 
Item 2 of 2Craigerne School Later used as a school

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318691870  
Item 2 of 3After 19081928 Alterations and additions to mansion house and estate cottages
Item 3 of 32001  House deserted


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 4Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18691870 
Item 2 of 4John Dick PeddieArchitectA18691870 
Item 3 of 4Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18691870 
Item 4 of 4James Davidson CairnsArchitect After 1908Before 1928Alterations and additions to mansion house and estate cottages


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Romanes 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp632

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39168Craigerne House and Lodge, Edderstone Road. School removed from LBR 2015.
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1860/66/1 (Site plan only)
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Davidson Cairns: F no 2680 (box 10)