Basic Site Details

Name: Leuchie House
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Alexander Peacock seems to have been responsible for the elaborate decoration in the Adam style.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11960 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 4Alexander PeacockArchitectA17791785 
Item 2 of 4(Professor Sir) James Duncan Dunbar-NasmithArchitectA1960  
Item 3 of 4Graham Couper LawArchitectA1960  
Item 4 of 4Law & Dunbar-Nasmith A1960  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Dalrymple, Sir HewClient for Alexander Peacock work
Item 2 of 2Hamilton-Dalrymple, Sir Hugh 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p577
Item 2 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Country Life12 October 1961  Mark Girouard article.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 110/783Letters to Sir Hew Dalrymple from his factor