Basic Site Details

Name: Carstairs House
Town, district or village: Carstairs
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Tudor Gothic

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218221824Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21823 Design exhibitedExhibited by M A Nicholson at RA

People

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 3William BurnArchitectA18221824 
Item 2 of 3Michael Angelo Nicholson C1823 Exhibited a view of the house and a plan and elevation at the RA which bore the title 'Designed by M A Nicholson, Architect appear in his father's 'Practical Builder'.
Item 3 of 3William Lambie Moffatt (originally William Lambie Moffat)ArchitectBc. 1824 Prepared drawings for publication in Neale (as pupil of William Burn)

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Monteith, Henry 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Neale, J P1825Seats2nd series i (This volume actually published 1824)
Item 3 of 3Nicholson, P1823New Practical Builder  p566. Plans and elevations

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Transactions1870  p125-8 List of Burn's work compiled by T L Donaldson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection