Basic Site Details

Name: Raasay House
Island: Raasay
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Portree
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Raasay CastleYes 

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 218481851Alterations and additionsFlanking bays and other alterations
Item 2 of 230 November 1876 Journal referenceAdditions and alterations and service range


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 2Charles WilsonArchitect 18481851Flanking bays and other alterations
Item 2 of 2Alexander RossArchitect 1876 Additions and alterations and service range

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 1Raasay, Manager's House and and clocktowerLisitng covers farm, kennels and top barn


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Miers, Mary2008The Western Seaboard The Rutland Pressp248
Item 2 of 3Sinclair, Fiona J, ed1995Charles Wilson Architect 1810-1863: A Question of Style Glasgow: Park Circus Promotions, 1995p23
Item 3 of 3Thomson, David1882Memoir of Charles Wilson13 March 1882Proceedings of the Glasgow Philosophical Society 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier30 November 1876   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13932 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection