Basic Site Details

Name: Arthurstone House
Town, district or village: Coupar Angus
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The stonework of Burn's wing was used to build a new house at Cardean

Architect: William Burn, elevation for North front at Arthurstone taken down 1855 and partly re-erected at Cardean. Under Macvicar Anderson Collection - house is probably the listed as Adderstone.

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 4c. 1836  North wing added
Item 2 of 41838  Alterations
Item 3 of 4c. 1855  North wing demolished by Admiral Popham
Item 4 of 420042006Alteration/conversionConverted to flats


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 BurnArchitect c. 1836 North wing added
Item 2 of 2George SteeleArchitect 1838 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Murray, Patrick of SimprimClient for Burn work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 3 of 3MacKay, A1876Meigle Past and Present  pp46-7

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Arthurstone House (formerly)Arthurstone House Plans  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6155Arthurstone House
Item 3 of 3Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore72953