Basic Site Details

Name: Guthrie Castle
Town, district or village: Forfar
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Parish: Guthrie
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11848  Extensive Scottish Baronial additions by Bryce


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 2Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1848 Extensive Scottish Baronial additions
Item 2 of 2David BryceArchitectA1848 Extensive Scottish Baronial additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Guthrie, John of Guthrie 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Forfarshire Illustrated1848Forfarshire Illustrated  p129 shows the castle before Bryce's additions
Item 2 of 4Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 3 of 4MacGibbon and Ross Castellated and Domestic Architecture of Scotland  Plans
Item 4 of 4New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Press and Journal Weekend Review15 August 1970   
Item 2 of 2Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register11382