Basic Site Details

Name: Factor's House, Overskibo
Town, district or village: Skibo Estate
City or county: Sutherland
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House  
Item 2 of 2Estate(?)  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119 September 1899 Journal reference 

People

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 3Alexander RossArchitectA1899  
Item 2 of 3Robert John MacbethArchitectA1899  
Item 3 of 3Ross & MacbethArchitectural practiceA1899  

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Skibo CastleAlso info from undated cutting DMW notes. Ross additions cost 25,000.

Because Ross himself was very busy woth the alterations and renovations at Ardross at this time, much of the work at Skibo was undertaken by Macbeth.

Glasshouses by Mackenzie & Moncur

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier19 September 1899