Basic Site Details

Name: Castlehill House
Town, district or village: Castletown
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish: Olrig
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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 37 February 1878  Alterations
Item 2 of 3c. 1914c. 1916 Date of job file (which includes drawings)
Item 3 of 3November 1927  Alterations to house, new byre and chauffeur's accommodation (plans dated). Job file dated 1927c-1930c


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 3William Cumming JoassArchitect 1878 Alterations
Item 2 of 3Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectAc. 1914c. 1916 
Item 3 of 3Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectBc. 1927c. 1930Alterations and lighting installation


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier7 February 1878   

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 1910/9/1-4