Basic Site Details

Name: Leys Castle
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Garden designed by Gertrude Jekyll, 1920.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3   Alterations - date unknown
Item 2 of 3c. 1833   
Item 3 of 31920  Garden designed by Gertrude Jekyll.


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 2Alexander RossArchitect   Alterations - date unknown
Item 2 of 2Samuel BeazleyArchitectC18321834 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Baillie, John (Colonel)Original client


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp211-212
Item 2 of 2Tooley, Michael and Arnander, Primrose1995Gertrude Jekyll: Essays on the Life of a Working Amateur Witton-le-Wear: Michaelmass Booksp204

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register8053 
Item 2 of 3National Library of ScotlandManuscript CollectionAcc 9135Building Papers
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSList of jobs supplied by Mr Alistair Ross, Inverness (given to NMRS in 1950s)