Basic Site Details

Name: The Burn
Town, district or village: Glenesk
City or county: Kincardineshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: House built in 1974 cost 20,000. Several miles WSW of Fettercairn.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Country House  
Item 2 of 2Hall of residence  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219331936Alterations and additionsReconstruction
Item 2 of 21974 AdditionHouse at The Burn


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 4Joseph Anderson AllanArchitectA19331936Reconstruction - possibly in partnership with John Alexander Ogg Allan.
Item 2 of 4John Alexander Ogg AllanArchitectC19331936Reconstruction -'Buildings of Scotland' gives J A O Allan but Nomination Papers suggest J A Allan.
Item 3 of 4A B Roger & Young B1974 House at The Burn
Item 4 of 4Peter McLew YoungArchitectB1974 House at the Burn


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dominion Students' Hall Trust 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp395

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Joseph Anderson Allan: F no4106