Basic Site Details

Name: Castle Grant
Town, district or village: Grantown-on-Spey
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tower house  
Item 2 of 2Castle  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51400s or early 1500s   
Item 2 of 517531756Addition 
Item 3 of 51765 Addition 
Item 4 of 5November 1883  Drawings dated for proposed alterations
Item 5 of 51912  Restoration


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 5John AdamArchitectB17531756Additions
Item 2 of 5John AdamArchitectC1765 Additions
Item 3 of 5Andrew Kerr (senior)Architect 1883 Proposed alterations
Item 4 of 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectA1912 Restoration
Item 5 of 5James GrieveArchitect, Clerk of WorksA1912 Restoration - as clerk of works


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Grant, Sir Ludovic and James 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2NMRS NMRS Jubilee: A Guide to the Collections  p17
Item 2 of 2NMRS Survey of Private Collections  Cullen House drawings

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register348Castle Grant
Item 2 of 5Information by emailResearch and biography by Louise Boreham and Neil Brown Sent October 2007
Item 3 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 248/176-177 
Item 4 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 248/108 
Item 5 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Copies of Cullen Estate drawings