Basic Site Details

Name: Wartle House
Town, district or village: Rayne
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Original house is 17th-century.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21851  Additions
Item 2 of 2c. 1890  Alterations?


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 7Alexander Marshall Mackenzie B  Two storey wing at east remodelled
Item 2 of 7James Matthews B  Two storey wing at east remodelled
Item 3 of 7Matthews & Mackenzie B  Two storey wing at east remodelled
Item 4 of 7James Matthews A1851 Additions
Item 5 of 7Mackenzie & Matthews A1851 Additions
Item 6 of 7Thomas Mackenzie A1851 Additions - may be mainly responsible
Item 7 of 7James Duncan Cc. 1890 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, WymanEntry for James Matthews
Item 2 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp630
Item 3 of 3Shepherd, Ian1994Gordon: an illustrated architectural guide  p106

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2A G R MackenzieCorrespondence Formerly in possession of A G R Mackenzie
Item 2 of 2Aberdeen City ArchivesDuncan and Munro Collection Plans dating from 1890s