Basic Site Details

Name: Strathendry Castle
Town, district or village: Markinch
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Leslie
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Original building is a T-plan tower house, c.1600.

Note that this is a different building to the nearby Strathendry House (William Burn, 1824, same date as office ranges for this building)

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Strathendry HouseYes 
Item 2 of 3Strathenry TowerYesAs listed in 'Who's Who in Architecture' (1926)
Item 3 of 3Strattendry As listed in Builder obituary

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 41824  Office ranges
Item 2 of 41845  Stables and additions by Bryce
Item 3 of 419061910 Alterations
Item 4 of 41908 Design exhibitedDesign for alterations


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 BurnArchitect 1824 Office ranges.
Item 2 of 4Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceB1845 Stables and additions - Bryce responsible
Item 3 of 4David BryceArchitectB1845 Stables and additions
Item 4 of 4Henry Francis KerrArchitect 19061910Alterations and additions


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Academy Architecture1908 part 2 p64-68
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p412
Item 3 of 5RSA1906   no 316
Item 4 of 5RSA1908   404
Item 5 of 5Who's Who in Architecture1926   Henry Francis Kerr

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce, listed as 'Strattendry'

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13625