Basic Site Details

Name: Donibristle House, east lodge
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Aberdour
Grid ref:
Notes: Lodge is A listed

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2East Lodge, AberdourYes 
Item 2 of 2St Colme House, East entranceYes 

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 6   Terrace stairs and wrought iron work - date unknown
Item 2 of 61720 Build/construction 
Item 3 of 617291732Build/constructionBuild/construction of chapel
Item 4 of 61870  Lodge and gates
Item 5 of 61913  Alterations, garden house, and other garden works
Item 6 of 61997 Reconstruction 


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 8(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect   Terrace stairs and wrought iron work - date unknown
Item 2 of 8Alexander McGillArchitect 1720 Build/construction
Item 3 of 8Alexander McGillArchitect 17291732Chapel
Item 4 of 8Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA1870 Lodge and gates
Item 5 of 8James Maitland WardropArchitectA1870 Lodge and gates
Item 6 of 8Thomas Brown IIArchitectA1870 Lodge and gates
Item 7 of 8Francis William DeasArchitect 1913 Alterations, garden house, and other garden works
Item 8 of 8Muir Homes  1997 Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Moray, Earl ofAlterations, garden house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p172
Item 2 of 2Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp38

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6632Lodge
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection FID 88/15