Basic Site Details

Name: Newhall
Town, district or village: Carlops (near)
City or county: Peeblesshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Now in Midlothian.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1New Hall HouseYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 417031704Build/construction 
Item 2 of 4c. 1850  Additions to north
Item 3 of 41928  Alterations
Item 4 of 41960s Alterations and additionsRepairs and 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 5John Clerk (Sir)ArchitectA17031704Gave avice to Sir David Forbes of design and construction.
Item 2 of 5John Clerk (Sir) (2nd Baronet)ArchitectF17031704Sir John Clerk and his father assisted in designing and building this house.
Item 3 of 5David BryceArchitect 1850 Additions to north
Item 4 of 5James Bow DunnArchitect 1928 Alterations
Item 5 of 5Antony Curtiss Wolffe A1960s Repairs and alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, H1991Architecture and the After-Life  pp303-306
Item 2 of 2McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp353-5

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Mr Antony WolffeInformation sent to Dictionary October 2013  
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register14644 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 18/5188, nos 17-29 
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection MLD/251/1