Basic Site Details

Name: Dunglass
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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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 518061810Plans drawn upLanscaping scheme drawn up.
Item 2 of 518071811Build/construction 
Item 3 of 519181920Alterations and additions 
Item 4 of 519181920AdditionPanelling for dining room and furniture by Whytock & Reid
Item 5 of 51947 Destruction/demolition 


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 3Alexander Nasmyth B18061810Acted as landscape consultant
Item 2 of 3Richard CrichtonArchitectA18071811 
Item 3 of 3Ernest Arthur Oliphant Auldjo JamiesonArchitectC19181920Alterations.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Hall, Sir JamesClient for house and landscaping


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gow, Ian2009Introduction to The Baronial and Ecclesiastical Antiquities of Scotland Birlinnpp128=135
Item 3 of 3Neale, J P1821Views of Seats 1st series, volume 4It is stated here that the architect 'was greatly assisted by the taste and judgement of the proprietor'.

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Country Life12 September 1925   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 206/2/160, 206/5/106