Basic Site Details

Name: Marchwell
Town, district or village: Silverburn
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Altered by later owner who was an architect - transforming it into 'Alto-esque' composition.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Mardwell? Farm p119 Glendinning, 1997


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119641965Build/construction 


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 3James Shepherd MorrisArchitectA19641965 
Item 2 of 3Morris & SteedmanArchitectural practiceA19641965 
Item 3 of 3Robert Russell SteedmanArchitectA19641965 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Snodgrass, Dr & Mrs Anthony 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p585
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp119, p124
Item 3 of 3Thomas, Jane1995Midlothian: an illustrated architectural guide Edinburgh, The Rutland Pressp66

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Country Life14 March 1968  p626
Item 2 of 2House and GardenJuly 1969  July /August issue, pp46-49