Basic Site Details

Name: Fasque Castle
City or county: Kincardineshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

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 2  Plans drawn upWilliam Adam plans drawn up - not executed
Item 2 of 218071810Build/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 4William AdamArchitectB  Plans drawn up.
Item 2 of 4John PatersonArchitectA18071810Attribution to Paterson on stylistic grounds
Item 3 of 4@rchitects Scotland LtdArchitectural practiceC2010 Restoration and conversion of stbale block into flats.
Item 4 of 4Paul Fretwell C2010 Project architect on restoration and conversion of stable block into flats.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Gladstone, John Sir John and 1st Baronet. Client from 1829.
Item 2 of 3Ramsay, Sir Alexander, BartAnd for his son - plans by Adam and by Paterson.
Item 3 of 3Reid Dick, Douglas and HeatherClients for 21st century restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Adam, William1820Vitruvius Scoticus  Plate 100
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp481-2, 484

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Country Life9 August 1979   
Item 2 of 2Country Life16 August 1979