Basic Site Details

Name: Shambellie House
Town, district or village: New Abbey
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 51854  House designed by Bryce
Item 2 of 51856  House redesigned and built on a reduced scale by Bryce
Item 3 of 5c. 1859  Stable yard
Item 4 of 51863  Fitting out of attics
Item 5 of 518631865 Porter's lodge and gates


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 3David Bryce  18541856 
Item 2 of 3Andrew Scott  c. 1859 Stable yard
Item 3 of 3James Barbour  18631865Fitting out attics 1863 and porter's lodge and gateway 1863-5.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stewart, William - of Shambellie 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Fiddes, Valerie and Rowan, Alistair1976David Bryce 1803-1876 Exhibition Catalogue, University of Edinburgh 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Dumfries & Galloway CouncilJames Barbour drawings, Sutherland Dickie & Copland Archive (many not traced, 2010) 1251
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17306 
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17307 
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Original drawings (HS list says originals with Museum of Scotland and copies in NMRS - this may be out of date)
Item 5 of 5Shambellie HouseShambellie Archive Documents and drawings (for stable yard as well as house)