Basic Site Details

Name: Newbold Mansion House
Town, district or village: Forres
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: House is dated 1893. It seems that Ross & Macbeth produced plans for this (and advertised for tenders in 1893) though this appears not to have been executed. Peter Fulton produced designs and specifications in 1900 which seem to have been executed.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 42 May 1893 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 418991901Build/construction 
Item 3 of 4Late 1800s Build/constructionGlass conservatory
Item 4 of 41900  Date of building contract referring to 'plans, elevations, sections and other detailed drawings and specifications…prepared by Peter Fulton'


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 5Alexander RossArchitectA1893 Proposed scheme - not executed?
Item 2 of 5Robert John MacbethArchitectA1893 Proposed scheme - not executed?
Item 3 of 5Ross & MacbethArchitectural practiceA1893 Proposed scheme - not executed?
Item 4 of 5Peter FultonArchitectB18991901Drew up plans and specifications
Item 5 of 5Mackenzie & MoncurArchitectural practice, EngineerHLate 1800s Glass conservatory


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Woodcock, Colonel JohnMrs Woodcock was the sister of Mrs Macleod for Dalvey House


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp456, 641

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Forres Gazette3 May 1893   
Item 2 of 2Inverness Courier2 May 1893   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31728Gate lodge and gatepiers
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31727House
Item 3 of 4Moray District Record OfficeMoray Archives Leask Collection DBA A37/583
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert John Macbeth: F v17 no 1115