Basic Site Details

Name: Queen Mary's House
Town, district or village: Jedburgh
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Notes: Now a museum.

Alternative Names

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Queen StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3Late 1500s   
Item 2 of 319281930 Restoration including reopening of pend and laying out of garden
Item 3 of 328 August 1930  Opened as a museum


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 2H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency) A19281930Preservation and restoration (with Paterson as architect for Scotland)
Item 2 of 2John Wilson Paterson A19281930Preservation and restoration (Paterson as architect for Scotland)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp425
Item 2 of 2Roxburgh District Council1989Mary Queen of Scots House Guide Book   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35591 
Item 2 of 2National Records of Scotland (formerly SRO, later NAS)Ministry of Works files RXD/246/1-4 (dated 1929)