MHG21223 - Corrour Lodge

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Type and Period (1)

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Corrour Lodge built 1894 and burnt down April 1942. New lodge built on same site 1959.

Architect:- Reginald Fairlie 1935. Alterations and additions for Sir John Stirling Maxwell.

Photocopied letter from a collection of correspondence between Sir John Stirling Maxwell and Reginald Fairlie,(bib no 26978),
RF MSS NMRS Letter 46:
'This house was first built architects Wharrig and Colledge Glasgow 1897-8 It was altered and enlarged at various times from 1905 to 1936. It was destroyed by fire April 1942 and rebuilt 19?? Architect Reginald Fairlie RSA LLD.'

R Fairlie Mss NMRS:
'I interfered so much in the first building that Frank Colledge never had a chance but we must in gratitude record his name as he took a lot of trouble and gave us a good job'

The NMRS records the proposed site of a recreation hall at c.NN 412 697 as depicted on plans, sections and elevations dating from 1939 (NN46NW 2). The exact location of the proposed hall is not known. <1>


Corrour House and Pollok House, {n.d.}, {Correspondence concerning work for Sir John Stirling Maxwell at Corrour and Pollok by Reginald Fairlie} (Text/Correspondence). SHG2065.


Maxwell, Sir J S, 1938, Shrines and homes of Scotland (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2500.


1980, Country Life, Vol 174, July 24 1980 (Text/Publication/Serial). SHG3442.


Corrour Estate, 1995, Corrour Estate, Fort William, Inverness-shire: [sale partriculars] (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2064.


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 214660 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NN 4120 6970 (20m by 20m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NN46NW
Civil Parish KILMONIVAIG
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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