Basic Site Details

Name: Glenisla Manse
Town, district or village: Glenisla
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: In the advertisement for contractors, tradesmen are to apply to Rev Mr Gibb at the Manse or to Mr Ramsay architect in Meigle.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31813 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31850 Contracts advertisedFor repairs to manse, offices, garden walls and fences.
Item 3 of 31927  Additions and coal house (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 4David A Whyte (or White) A1813  
Item 2 of 4John Ramsay B1850 Repairs to manse, offices, garden walls and fences.
Item 3 of 4David Smith A1927 Additions and coal house - as chief assistant to James Findlay
Item 4 of 4James Findlay A1927 Additions and coal house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Perth and Cupar Advertiser8 October 1850   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Archive and Record CentreJohn Murray Robertson/James Findlay Collection (from Wellwood Leslie Architects) GD/WL Bundle 5 (2 sheets drawings)
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors RecordsHR 338/4