Basic Site Details

Name: St Drostan's Rectory
Town, district or village: Old Deer, Peterhead
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Plans held at the house

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2English Episcopal RectoryYes 
Item 2 of 2SaplinbraeYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31756  Original building
Item 2 of 31894  Wing with angle bay window added
Item 3 of 31980 Alteration/conversionConversion to hotel


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 6Alexander EllisArchitectA1894 Wing with angle bay window added
Item 2 of 6Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1894 Wing with angle bay window added
Item 3 of 6Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1894 Wing with angle bay window added
Item 4 of 6Henry ('Harry') James Lyall Mantell C1980 Conversion to hotel
Item 5 of 6John Jeffrey MeldrumArchitectC1980 Conversion to hotel
Item 6 of 6Meldrum & Mantell C1980 Conversion to hotel


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp321

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Harry MantellInformation sent via'Contact Us' on DSA website Sent October 2009
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register16061