Basic Site Details

Name: Torquhan House
Town, district or village: Stow
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31823  Original house
Item 2 of 31850  Alterations
Item 3 of 31885  Alterations (later burnt and rebuilt in a modified form)


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 4John Dick Peddie A1850 Alterations
Item 2 of 4Charles George Hood Kinnear B1885 Further alterations
Item 3 of 4John More Dick Peddie B1885 Further alterations
Item 4 of 4Kinnear & Peddie B1885 Further alterations


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 Pressp726
Item 2 of 2McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p451

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1850/6/2