Basic Site Details

Name: Ladykirk House
Town, district or village: Ladykirk
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: 'Simplified version of Chambers' Dundas House, Edinburgh

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 317971799Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31845  Minor alterations by Bryce
Item 3 of 31967 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 4William ElliotArchitectB17971799 
Item 2 of 4Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1843 Minor alterations and additions
Item 3 of 4David BryceArchitectA1843 Minor alterations and additions
Item 4 of 4William BurnArchitectA1843 Minor alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Robertson, David, 1st Lord Marjoriebanks 
Item 2 of 2Robertson, WilliamClient for Elliot original house

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Ladykirk House, Riding SchoolPalladian. Cost: 11,836.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th editionGives drawings formerly at Ladykirk as reference.
Item 2 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp478

Periodical References

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

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumMacvicar Anderson List of Burn and Bryce Works