Basic Site Details

Name: Balintore Castle
Town, district or village: Lintrathen
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Scottish Baronial style. Now dismantled.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Balentore CastleYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 230 October 1858 Journal referenceUnexecuted design
Item 2 of 218591860Construction 


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 2(Sir) Charles BarryArchitect 1858 Unexecuted design; commission went to William Burn, probably due to Barry's failing health
Item 2 of 2William BurnArchitect 18591860 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lyon, DavidClient for William Burn work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep345
Item 3 of 3Hitchcock, Henry Russell1954Early Victorian Architecture in Britain Mondon and New Haven, 1954pp248-9, vol 1, and illus VIII 33, vol 2.

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder30 October 1858XVI Design by Barry
Item 2 of 2RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128. List of works by Burn compiled by T L Donaldson.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13757BALINTORE CASTLE
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings CollectionAND 9/1-12 
Item 3 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection  
Item 4 of 4Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore31001