Basic Site Details

Name: Grange Hall
Town, district or village: Forres
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Kinloss
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Contractor for Stark building: Mr C Stewart, mason, Darnaway.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House  
Item 2 of 2Estate(?)  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 71808 Proposed 
Item 2 of 74 April 1809 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 7November 1809 Build/constructionLead work on roof being completed
Item 4 of 71811 CompletionInteriors being completed - chimneypieces etc
Item 5 of 71844 AdditionLong rear wing added
Item 6 of 77 January 1881 Journal referenceAlterations
Item 7 of 714 February 1900 Advertisement for tendersSouth gate lodge


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 6William Stark A18091811 
Item 2 of 6James Matthews A1844 Long rear wing added
Item 3 of 6Mackenzie & Matthews A1844 Long rear wing added
Item 4 of 6Thomas Mackenzie A1844 Long rear wing added
Item 5 of 6John Rhind  1881 Alterations
Item 6 of 6Peter Fulton  1900 South gate lodge


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Grant Peterkin 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp445, 655

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Aberdeen Journal1 April 1844   
Item 2 of 5Aberdeen Journal1 May 1844   
Item 3 of 5Forres Gazette12 January 1881  Tenders
Item 4 of 5Forres Gazette14 February 1900   
Item 5 of 5Inverness Advertiser7 January 1881   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of the Grant Peterkin familyInformation sent to HES Sent August 2016
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register8661Grange Hall