Basic Site Details

Name: Glasserton House
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
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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 2Before 177 ReconstructionProposed rebuilding after fire
Item 2 of 21787 Build/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 6John BaxterArchitectDBefore 177 Rebuilding
Item 2 of 6John DouglasArchitectEBefore 177 Gave John Baxter a 'hint' for rebuilding of this house (which preceded the Adam house?) which was recently destroyed by fire.
Item 3 of 6James AdamArchitectA1787  
Item 4 of 6R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA1787  
Item 5 of 6Robert AdamArchitectA1787  
Item 6 of 6William ElliotArchitectBc. 1820 Porch added


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stewart, Admiral Keith 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Neale, J P1839Views of Seats 2nd series2nd series, volume v.

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architectural Heritage2001XII Article on John Douglas by Holly Kinnear