Basic Site Details

Name: Houses
Town, district or village: John O' Groats
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Alterations and reconstruction under the Housing (Rural Workers) Act

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. June 1928January 1939 Plans dated for reconditioning


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 5Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectA19281931Reconstruction
Item 2 of 5Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectA19281939Reconstruction
Item 3 of 5James Constable LeedArchitectAc. 19301939Reconstruction
Item 4 of 5Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceA1931(?)1939Reconstruction
Item 5 of 5Archibald James BaxterArchitectA19351939Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 10Banks, Mr David 
Item 2 of 10Bartlett, Mrs Barbara 
Item 3 of 10Gunn, Mr Alexander 
Item 4 of 10Houston, Mr Magnus 
Item 5 of 10Mowat, Mr Alexander 
Item 6 of 10Mowat, Mr Daniel 
Item 7 of 10Shearer, Mr William 
Item 8 of 10Smith, Mrs Isabella 
Item 9 of 10Steven, Mr Sinclair 
Item 10 of 10Sutherland, Mr J 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1920/34/2