Basic Site Details

Name: Pitcaple House
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

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

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 31830 Restoration 
Item 2 of 31870  Service court and alterations to stair etc
Item 3 of 31957  Repairs


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 5William Burn Bc. 1830 Restoration
Item 2 of 5Duncan McMillan  1870 Additions and service court, red granite columns in hall and stair
Item 3 of 5A Marshall Mackenzie & Son A1957 Repairs
Item 4 of 5Alexander George Robertson Mackenzie A1957 Repairs
Item 5 of 5John Gibb Marr A1957 Repairs


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lumsden, HughClient for Burn work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Davidson, John1878Inverurue   
Item 2 of 3RSA1958   429
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp698-9

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2830 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index  
Item 3 of 3Pitcaple HousePitcaple House Archive Plans for McMillan alterations and other work