Basic Site Details

Name: Pitmilly House
Town, district or village: Boarhills
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21818 Alterations and additionsRefronting
Item 2 of 2c. 1920  Extensive alterations and additions


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 2Robert BalfourArchitect, MasonB1818 Refronting
Item 2 of 2William WalkerArchitect c. 1920 Extensive alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cumming, Lady Gordon 
Item 2 of 2Monypenny, David, Lord PitmillyClient for Balfour work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Walker: F no1834 (microfilm reel 15)
Item 2 of 2St Andrews University LibraryMunimentsUC 400Application by Balfour to quarry stone for the house