Basic Site Details

Name: Glasclune House
Town, district or village: North Berwick
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Coach house remains and is C(S) Listed and in 2008 known as The Coachhouse. The Lower Coachhouse and the Loft.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasclune/3, Greenheads RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31889   
Item 2 of 319 April 1979 DamageBurnt
Item 3 of 31981 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 5Charles George Hood Kinnear A1889 Browne responsible for design
Item 2 of 5George Washington Browne A1889 Designed as part-time assistant to Kinnear & Peddie: had his own practice
Item 3 of 5John More Dick Peddie A1889 Browne responsible for design
Item 4 of 5Kinnear & Peddie A1889 Browne responsible for design
Item 5 of 5Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd) Kc. 1889(?) Interior work


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Balfour, John Blair - MP, Lord Kinross 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Baker, Sonia2009The Country Houses, Castles and Mansions of East Lothian Stenlake, Catrinep35
Item 2 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p368
Item 3 of 3Statham, Craig2011Lost East Lothian Birlinnpp58-60 Photo of garden front

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register38729 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1880/19/3 (Probably also 1890/5/2)
Item 3 of 3Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on involvement of Scott Morton & Co