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Basic Site Details

Name: Menstrie Place Housing Scheme with Menstrie Castle
Town, district or village: Menstrie
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Castle Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 310 April 1961 Build/constructionOfficial opening of Menstrie Place redevelopment
Item 2 of 31963 RestorationCastle re-opened after restoration
Item 3 of 31966 Won award or awardsCivic Trust award


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 2Clackmannanshire County Architect's DepartmentArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)A19601963With Henry as County Architect
Item 2 of 2William Higgins HenryArchitectA19601963As County Architect


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Clackmannan County Council1961Official opening of the Menstrie Place Redevelopment Scheme, Menstrie... 10th April 1961   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Country Life1964  'The baronets of New Scotland return'