Basic Site Details

Name: Kippen Tower
Town, district or village: Dunning
City or county: Perthshire
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 1Kippen Turner Called this after owner

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 4c. 1837c. 1840Alterations and additionsOriginal house
Item 2 of 41873 CompletionTower dated
Item 3 of 41875  Addition
Item 4 of 41910 ReconstructionRe-working of building


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 2Andrew Heiton (junior)ArchitectA1875 Addition
Item 2 of 2Thomas Arthur HeitonArchitectA1875 Addition


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Graeme, JohnClient for original building
Item 2 of 2Turner, AngusClient for 1870s work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp494
Item 2 of 2Graeme, Dr The Graemes of Garvock & Kippen   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News15 August 1890  p234
Item 2 of 2Dundee Advertiser5 March 1894  Obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51332