Basic Site Details

Name: Balquhain Castle
Town, district or village: Chapel of Garioch
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21441 Reconstruction 
Item 2 of 21898 Plans drawn upProposed restoration


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 6David Dun B1441 Contracted to complete reconstruction.
Item 2 of 6Gilbert Masoun B1441 Contracted to complete reconstruction.
Item 3 of 6Roger Masoun B1441 Contracted to complete reconstruction.
Item 4 of 6David HardgatMasonC1441 Contracted to complete reconstruction
Item 5 of 6Davidson & GardenSolicitorsA1897 Proposals to restore building but not executed - with George Bennett Mitchell as head of architectural department
Item 6 of 6George Bennett MitchellArchitectA1897 Proposal to restore building - not executed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp415