Basic Site Details

Name: Shooting Lodge, Strathbran
Town, district or village: Strathbran/Strath Bran
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Stable added later and walled garden added 1900

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 22 December 1856 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 21870s  Built as shooting lodhe but extended to provise servants' wing and kitchen


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 1Alexander MesserArchitect 1856  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Bignold, ArthurLater Sir Arthur Bignold
Item 2 of 2Bignold, Mary and husband Marquis de TorrehermosaMary was Arthur Bignold's daughter. Cleint for 1870s work


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier2 December 1856   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Inforamtion courtesy of Jocelyn Seligman, descendant of Bignold family who still retain estate