Basic Site Details

Name: Montrose Asylum, Carnegie House
Town, district or village: Hillside, Montrose
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: New block for private patients.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Montrose Royal Asylum, Carnegie House  
Item 2 of 2Sunnyside Royal Hospital, Carnegie HouseYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hillside  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218961901Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21896 Plans drawn up 


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 4John SimArchitect 18961901Asylum block carried out to William Kelly's design
Item 2 of 4W & J Smith and KellyArchitectural practiceA1896 Designed asylum block; carried out by John Sim
Item 3 of 4Walter Henry BullochArchitectA1896 Designs - as apprentice to W & J Smith and Kelly
Item 4 of 4William KellyArchitectA1896 Designed asylum block; carried out by John Sim

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Montrose AsylumSee separate entry for this building's predecessor.

Cost of Moffat's building: 27,513 7s 5d.

Competition held in 1886 for new hospital block; H Saxon Snell & Son as assessors.

Some plans at hospital.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Darragh, Alison2011Prison or Palace? Heaven or Hell? An architectural and social study of the development of public lunatic asylums in Scot Unpublished PhD thesis, University of St Andrewsvol 2, pp 277, 416 (billiard room)
vol 3, pp 124-6
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep523
Item 3 of 5Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 4 of 5Presly, A S1981A Sunnyside Chronicle Tayside Health Board 
Item 5 of 5Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed under Sunnyside Royal Hospital

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder3 July 1886LI p37

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17753 
Item 2 of 3http:// the Medicine Chest: Accessing Medical Records at the University of Dundee Archive Services  
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Walter Henry Bulloch: L v6 no338 (microfilm reel 31)