Basic Site Details

Name: Torwoodlee House
Town, district or village: Galashiels
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
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Status: A Listed
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Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 317831785Build/constructionOriginal house
Item 2 of 31864  Additions: new two-storey porch and extensive replanning of interior
Item 3 of 31934  Alterations?

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 7Walter ElliotArchitectC17831785Attribution (Colvin)
Item 2 of 7Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1864 Additions: new two-storey porch and extensive replanning of interior
Item 3 of 7John Dick PeddieArchitectA1864 Additions: new two-storey porch and extensive replanning of interior
Item 4 of 7Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA1864 Additions: new two-storey porch and extensive replanning of interior
Item 5 of 7Neil & HurdArchitectural practiceB1934 Alterations
Item 6 of 7Norman Alexander Gordon NeilArchitectB1934 Alterations
Item 7 of 7Robert Philip Andrew HurdArchitectB1934 Alterations

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Pringle, JamesAdditions: new two-storey porch and extensive replanning of interior

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp726
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p195

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register135 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/101/1
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection 5 drawings