Basic Site Details

Name: Wishaw House
Town, district or village: Wishaw
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31858 Alterations and additions 
Item 2 of 31868  Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 31935 Destruction/demolition 


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 3James Gillespie Graham C1825 Enlarged and remodelled
Item 2 of 3William Burn B1858 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 3David Thomson  1868 Alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Belhaven & Stenton, LordClient for William Burn alterations
Item 2 of 3Belhaven and Stenton, 8th lordClient for Gillespie Graham work
Item 3 of 3Belhaven, Lord 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Burke, Sir Bernard1855Visitation of Seats and Arms2nd series Series ii, p20
Item 2 of 5Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 5Millar, A H1889Castles and Mansions of Renfrewshire  no 46
Item 4 of 5Neale, J P1828Views of Seats  iv
Item 5 of 5New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  vi, p616

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128. List of works by Burn compiled by T L Donaldson.
Item 2 of 2Scottish FieldApril 1950   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index  
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) Thomson's job list