Basic Site Details

Name: Newton Don
Town, district or village: Kelso
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Notes on Newton Don in the possession of Hon Mrs Balfour - location not specified in HS List

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318171820  
Item 2 of 31862  Additions including porte cochere
Item 3 of 3After 1880Before 1911 Large additions and stables

People

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 7(Sir) Robert SmirkeArchitect 18171820 
Item 2 of 7Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceC1860 Additions including porte cochere
Item 3 of 7Thomas Brown IIArchitectC1860 Additions including porte cochere
Item 4 of 7James Maitland WardropArchitectC1880 Additions including porte cochere
Item 5 of 7David McArthyArchitectBAfter 1884Before 1906Interior plasterwork; additions; reconstruction of stables
Item 6 of 7John WatsonArchitectBAfter 1884Before 1906Interior plasterwork; additions; reconstruction of stables
Item 7 of 7McArthy & WatsonArchitectural practiceBAfter 1884Before 1906Interior plasterwork; additions; reconstruction of stables

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Balfour, C BClient for McArthy & Watson alterations

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp 593-4
Item 2 of 2Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  pp166-7

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15220 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David McArthy: L v19 no1431