Basic Site Details

Name: Fairnalie
Town, district or village: Selkirk
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219041906  
Item 2 of 2c. 1930c. 1930 Interior considerably modified


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 6(Sir) John James Burnet A19041906Succeeded Lorimer
Item 2 of 6John Burnet & Son A19041906Succeeded Lorimer
Item 3 of 6William Arthur Laurie Carrick A19041906As assistant to J J Burnet
Item 4 of 6(Sir) Robert Stodart Lorimer  c. 1904 Asked to provide plans for new house but demurred at request to demolish old house. Succeeded by Burnet
Item 5 of 6Alfred Greig BAfter 1906 Alterations
Item 6 of 6Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd) BAfter 1906 Interior alterations, instructed by Alfred Grieg


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Roberts, A FSelkirk Mill owner


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp273
Item 2 of 3Nicol1908Domestic Architecture in Scotland  Plates 8 & 9
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p220

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register1897Fairnlee
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand CollectionMS 498/PH30 
Item 3 of 4Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on involvement of Scott Morton & Co and Alfred Greig
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Arthur Laurie Carrick: L v16 no1172