Basic Site Details

Name: Trossachs Inn
Town, district or village: Callander
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3ArdcheanacrochanYes 
Item 2 of 3Tigh Mor  
Item 3 of 3Trossachs HotelYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 818481849Construction 
Item 2 of 81851 Design exhibitedDesign for original building
Item 3 of 81853  Additions
Item 4 of 81864  Fire and subsequent rebuilding
Item 5 of 81877  Additions
Item 6 of 81891  Additions
Item 7 of 8After 1920Before 1932 Alterations?
Item 8 of 819921993AdditionNE and NW wings and courtyard block


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 10George Penrose KennedyArchitectA18481849 
Item 2 of 10George Penrose KennedyArchitectB1853 Additions
Item 3 of 10Kennedy & Dalglish (sometimes misspelt Kennedy & Dalgleish)Architectural practiceC1864 Rebuilding after fire
Item 4 of 10Robert Dalglish (sometimes misspelt Robert Dalgleish)ArchitectC1864 Rebuilding after fire
Item 5 of 10George Turnbull EwingArchitectDAfter 1890Before 1910Probably 1891 additions
Item 6 of 10William FinlaysonArchitectDAfter 1890Before 1910Working for G T Ewing - probably on 1891 additions
Item 7 of 10Alastair Marshall McMichaelArchitectEAfter 1920Before 1932Alterations?
Item 8 of 10Ebeneezer SimpsonArchitectEAfter 1920Before 1924Alterations?
Item 9 of 10Simpson, McMichael & DavidsonArchitectural practiceEAfter 1920Before 1932Alterations?
Item 10 of 10John WhiteArchitectK19921993NE and NW wings and courtyard block


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1d'Eresby, Lord Willoughby 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Black's Guide    p247
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp768
Item 3 of 3Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1851, no 259

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Building Chronicle1 January 1855   
Item 2 of 3Stirling Observer21 September 1849   
Item 3 of 3Strathearn Herald12 December 1925   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register4065 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Finlayson: L v1 no79 (microfilm reel 29); Alastair Marshall McMichael: F no 3056 (box 16)