Basic Site Details

Name: Auchmore
Town, district or village: Killin
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: This is presumed to be the 'large mansion at Killin' referred to in T M Logan's LRIBA nomination papers.

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 418061807Alterations and additionsAlterations and enlargement
Item 2 of 418721873 Remodelling and enlargement
Item 3 of 4May 1872  Drawings dated (for main work very incomplete)
Item 4 of 4After 1906Before 1911 Additions, drainage, heating, electric lighting and redecoration


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 8Archibald & James ElliotArchitectural practiceB18061807Alterations and enlargement
Item 2 of 8Archibald ElliotArchitectB18061807Alterations and enlargement
Item 3 of 8James Elliot B18061907Alterations and enlargement
Item 4 of 8Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18721873Remodelling and enlargement
Item 5 of 8John Dick PeddieArchitectA18721873Remodelling and enlargement
Item 6 of 8Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18721873Remodelling and enlargement
Item 7 of 8Robert GoodwinArchitectA18731874Worked with Peddie & Kinnear on drawings
Item 8 of 8Thomas Munro LoganArchitect After 1906Before 1911Additions, drainage, heating, electric lighting and redecoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Breadalbane, Earl of (Marquess from 1888)Client for remodelling etc
Item 2 of 2Breadbalbane, 4th Earl ofClient for 1806-7 alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2RSA1873   780 (exhibited in Kinnear's name)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsNAS GDH 112/20/21 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1870/65/6
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Munro Logan: L v19 no1424