Basic Site Details

Name: Cloan House
Town, district or village: Auchterarder
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Personal information from Dr A R B Haldane. Set of plans held at house dated October 1854, not executed. Set stamped A & A Heiton with 1855 postmark for alternative Italian scheme.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cloanden  

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 3   Original house built
Item 2 of 31855  Additions (HS gives this date as 1866)
Item 3 of 319041905 Addition


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 7A & A Heiton A1855 Additions
Item 2 of 7Andrew Heiton (junior) A1855 Additions
Item 3 of 7Andrew Heiton (senior) A1855 Original house or additions?
Item 4 of 7Henry ('Harry') Ramsay Taylor B19041905Reconstruction
Item 5 of 7James Lessels B19041905Reconstruction
Item 6 of 7James Lessels and Harry Ramsay Taylor B19041905Reconstruction
Item 7 of 7William Archibald Cadell CBefore 1975 House extension or perhaps new house?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 4Haldane, A R B - Secretary of State for WarClient for 1904-5 addition
Item 2 of 4Haldane, Dr and MrsFor 1970s work
Item 3 of 4Haldane, Mr and Mrs RichardFor 1970s work
Item 4 of 4Haldane, RobertClient for 1855 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp270-1
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1906   1005 (Harry Ramsay Taylor)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Advertiser5 March 1894  Obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Cloan HouseCloan House plans Plans of Heiton & Harry Taylor Ramsay work
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register5816 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Harry Ramsay Taylor: F v18 p29 no1188 (microfilm reel 12)