Basic Site Details

Name: Broadmeadows House
Town, district or village: Swinton
City or county: Berwickshire
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Notes: Colvin states 'This was probably the house for which Hamilton's designs, dated 1811, remain among the Swinton family papers at Kimmerghame House, Berwickshire'

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21807 Plans drawn upDesign for court of offices
Item 2 of 21810 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 2Alexander GilkieArchitectB1807 Design for court of offices.
Item 2 of 2David HamiltonArchitectA1810  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Swinton, ArchinbaldClient for court of offices
Item 2 of 2Swinton, John 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Kimmerghame, DunsKimmerghame House Drawings Hamilton's drawings. Drawings by Gilkie.