Basic Site Details

Name: Old Calder Estate, small holdings and cottages
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish: Halkirk
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Notes: Reconstruction of cottages under the Housing (Agricultural Population) Act


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 229 June 1911  Plans dated estate map and new buildings
Item 2 of 21938August 1939 Plans dated for reconstruction if cottages to 4-apartment cottage type A


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)Architect 1911 New farmbuildings and cottages
Item 2 of 5Archibald James BaxterArchitectA19381939Reconstruction of cottages
Item 3 of 5Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectA19381939Reconstruction of cottages
Item 4 of 5James Constable LeedArchitectA19381939Reconstruction of cottages
Item 5 of 5Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceA19381939Reconstruction of cottages


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Campbell, Mr NeilFor 1930s work


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 1910/46/1; SM 1930/277/1