Basic Site Details

Name: Bellenden
Town, district or village: Innerleithen
City or county: Peeblesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bellen  
Item 2 of 2The PinesYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Ronan's TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4September 1903 Plans datedDrawings dated - original house
Item 2 of 4c. 1904c. 1905Build/construction 
Item 3 of 4September 1908 AdditionPlans dated for addition of gabled servants' wing to N
Item 4 of 4March 1919 Alterations and additionsPlans dated


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 5Dunn & FindlayArchitectural practiceA1903c. 1905 
Item 2 of 5James Bow DunnArchitectA1903c. 1905 
Item 3 of 5James Leslie FindlayArchitectA1903c. 1905 
Item 4 of 5James Bow DunnArchitectC1908 Gabled servants' wing added to N
Item 5 of 5James Bow DunnArchitectB1919 Further alterations and additions


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

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 1The Pines, garageThis is now in the owenership of the adjacent property


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Braidwood, Niall C1988Dunn and Findlay and The Scotsman Building RIBA Dissertation 1988p1967
Item 2 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp402

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal20 September 1930 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of Dunn, p711

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51088 
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection DC 10155-63
Item 3 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Bow Dunn: F v15 p131 no1006 (microfilm reel 11)
Item 4 of 4Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore86451