Basic Site Details

Name: Leithen Lodge
Town, district or village: Innerleithen
City or county: Peeblesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Robert Mathison was the contractor for the Sydney Mitchell alterations.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3After 1850  Enlargement
Item 2 of 318851887 Drawings dated - reconstruction
Item 3 of 31889c. 1893 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 4George MathesonArchitect, Builder After 1850 Enlargement
Item 2 of 4Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectA1889c. 1893Reconstruction
Item 3 of 4George WilsonArchitectA1889c. 1893Reconstruction
Item 4 of 4Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1889c. 1893Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cunningham, George MillerClient for Sydney Mitchell work
Item 2 of 2Miller, JohnClient for 1850s work (he was the civil engineer of Grainger & Miller partnership)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp492-43
Item 2 of 3Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p225

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13475 
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Acc No 1999/225 (these may now be in the Sydney Mitchell & Wilson collection)
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection SMW 1880/48/1
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Wilson: F v19 p89 no 1396, microfolm reel 12