Basic Site Details

Name: The Abbey
Town, district or village: North Berwick
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 23, Fidra Terrace  
Item 2 of 2Old Abbey RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21909  Design exhibited
Item 2 of 21922  Alterations (plans dated)


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 6James McLellan Fairley A1909 Design exhibited
Item 2 of 6Leadbetter & Fairley A1909 Design exhibited
Item 3 of 6Thomas Greenshields Leadbetter A1909 Design exhibited
Item 4 of 6James McLellan Fairley B1922 Alterations
Item 5 of 6Leadbetter, Fairley & Reid B1922 Alterations
Item 6 of 6Robert Stirling Reid B1922 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Spier, Guy 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1909 part 1 Check number and page
Item 2 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p367
Item 3 of 3RSA1909   351

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4East Lothian CouncilNorth Berwick Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register38763 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCowie and Seaton Collection CSE 1920/16/1
Item 4 of 4Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore208547