Basic Site Details

Name: Ladylaw House
Town, district or village: Hawick
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Neither Alison nor Hobkirk were in practice anymore at this date- unclear who partners were at this time

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Rosalea BraeYes 
Item 2 of 2Rosalee Brae Alternative spelling


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41830 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41902 Addition 
Item 3 of 41910  Foreplace with inscription inserted in entrance hall (commemorating gas explosion here)
Item 4 of 41953  Drawings 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 3James Pearson Alison  1910 Fireplace in hall added
Item 2 of 3J P Alison & George Hobkirk B1953 Property split into two
Item 3 of 3Joseph Murray Aitken B1953 Property split into two


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Wilson, John (1806-1886), son of William Wilson of Ladylaw MillsClient for original building


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 Pressp366
Item 2 of 3Scott, Douglas A Hawick Word Book  p607
Item 3 of 3Scott, Frank1986J P Alison Architect Transactions of the Hawick Archaeological Society, pp24-25p25

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Hawick MuseumPlans  
Item 2 of 4Hawick, Office of Aitken & TurnbullPlans Collection of Aitken & Turnbull  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51227 
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection RXD 293/1