Basic Site Details

Name: Braal Castle
Town, district or village: Halkirk (Near)
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Now converted to flats.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Brawl  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Castle  
Item 2 of 2Hunting lodge   

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31856 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3c. 1900  New laundry building added (plans dated)
Item 3 of 31957 Destruction/demolitionGutted by fire

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 2William BurnArchitectA1856  
Item 2 of 2Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)Architect c. 1900 New laundry building

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Sinclair, Sir GeorgeCleint for William Burn house

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

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 1900/52/1