Basic Site Details

Name: Broughton Place, including summer house, tennis court, walled garden, gatepiers, and stableblock
City or county: Peeblesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Garages not listed?

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11936   


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 4(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectA19361938Principally the work of Spence
Item 2 of 4(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA19361938 
Item 3 of 4Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectA19361938 
Item 4 of 4Rowand Anderson, Paul & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19361938 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Elliot, Professor Thomas and Lady 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp 63, 64 & 142-3; pls 78 & 85
Item 2 of 5Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp94
Item 3 of 5Long, Philip and Thomas, Jane (eds)2007Basil Spence, architect  Chapter entitled `First Buildings 1932-9' pp 40, 42-43.
Item 4 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1940   78
Item 5 of 5Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p252

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2031Broughton Place
Item 2 of 2Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore262057, 282344, 49860