Basic Site Details

Name: House of Fetternear
Town, district or village: Fetternear
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 1Country House  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218151820ReconstructionCastellated remodelling
Item 2 of 2c. 1850 ProposedScheme for returning house to 17th century appearance. Not executed.


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 3James MassieArchitect, BuilderB18151820Reputedly designed by Massie
Item 2 of 3Archibald SimpsonArchitectC18151820Was thought to have been the executant architect for Massie
Item 3 of 3Thomas MackenzieArchitectA1850 Scheme for returning house to 17th century appearance.


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 Presspp 60, 492