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Listed Building

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site only. All other information in the record is not statutory.

KEIR HOUSELB3935

Status: Designated

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Summary

Information

  • Category: A
  • Date Added: 05/10/1971

Location

  • Local Authority: Stirling
  • Planning Authority: Stirling
  • Parish: Dunblane And Lecropt

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NS 76970 98807
  • Coordinates: 276970, 698807

Description

Originally: 3-storey harled mid Georgian E-plan with main

elevation to E., 11 window frontage, centre 3 advanced with

R-doric doorway: some good interior work surviving; large

courts of offices. Tall 2-storey drawing room wing added at

S.W.1820 and gallery formed, D. Hamilton archt., completed

1831; notable interior work. Centre 3 bays on E. front

destroyed, 5-window 4-storey bow inserted, 2 storey N.E.

porte cochere, entrance gate and connecting E arcade,

terraces S., E., & W. and further offices 1849-51. Porte

cochere raised to 4-storey with French roof and (probably)

arcade modified and iron work added 1863. Considerable

interior alterations from 1849.

Architect not known at present.

N.W. 2-storey wing and further offices 1899-1901, Sir R.R.

Anderson archt.

1912 part of E. arcade demolished and chapel inserted,

aisleless Renaissance with apse: spectacular marble and

mosaic interior by Anrep: Balfour Paul of Rowand Anderson and

Paul, archt.

Statement of Special Interest

References

Bibliography

N.S.A.v.X p.1041

About Designations

Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The statutory listing address is the legal part of the listing. The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

Listing covers both the exterior and the interior. Listing can cover structures not mentioned which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. For information about curtilage see www.historicenvironment.scot. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

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