Basic Site Details

Name: Kinross County Buildings
Town, district or village: Kinross?
City or county: Kinross-shire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Minutes contain a considerable amount of information from 1824 when Brown first asked to advise on extending the magistrates courts in Kinross.

Inscription: 'This Country House was repaired by The Crown, AD 1771 Robert Adam, Knight of this Shire, decorated this front at his own expenses'.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118241826  


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 2Robert AdamArchitectB1771 Architectural embellishment of south front
Item 2 of 2Thomas Brown of UphallArchitect 18241826 


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 edition 
Item 2 of 2RCAHMS1996Tolbooths and Town-Houses: Civic Architecture in Scotland to 1833 London: The Stationery Officep118

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Perth and Kinross District CouncilMinutes of Commissioners of Supply for Kinross-shire