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Lasswade, Midfield House

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    183278
  • Site type
    COUNTRY HOUSE
  • Parish
    LASSWADE
  • Council
    MIDLOTHIAN
  • NGR
    NT 29243 64020
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.864143N, 3.132115W
  • Archeological notes
    N/A
  • Architectural notes
    NT26SE 76.00 29243 64020 NT26SE 76.01 29328 63972 NT26SE 76.02 29102 63982 NMRS NOTES: Architect: Sir Robert Lorimer 1914-18

Related material information

PRINT ROOM

  • 183278 (1931)
    Photograph of - Midfield House, Lasswade. Bedroom Passage with Cupboards
  • 183278 (1931)
    Photograph and Plan of - Midfield House, Lasswade. From S.-W. Reconstruction and Additions 1914-18. Ground Floor Plan.
  • 183278 (5/1916)
    Sketchbook containing sketches, notes, memos and to do lists referring to Balmanno; Dunrobin; St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Aberdeen; Marchmont; Midfield; Whitekirk; Wemyss; Loretto; St. Marks Church, Portobello and Conheath Private Chapel.
  • 183278 (11/1913)
    Sketchbook containing sketches, notes, memos and to do lists referring to Annfield; Martyrs' Church; Gattonside; Kinellan; Hunterston; Inverawe; Brora; Whitekirk; Marchmont; Dunrobin; Midfield; Balmanno; Ardkinglas, and the Arts Club.
  • 183278 (1915)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Photographic view of corridor.
  • 183278 (1915)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Plans and interior elevations of boudoir and business room. Plan detailing dining room ceiling. Memo relating to Acetylene light fittings with sketches.
  • 183278 (1915)
    Furnishings, structural components and religious building fixtures for and from locations including Balmanno Castle; Edinburgh, Craigiehall House; Lasswade, Midfield House; Touch House; and Marchmont House. Sketchbook containing addresses, historical dates, names of plants, sketch plans, elevations and design details including for ornamental motifs.
  • 183278 (1900)
    Furnishings, structural components, religious building fixtures, sound devices and devices (symbols) for and from locations including Edinburgh, Oswald Road, unidentified location; probably Kinellan House; Manderston House; probably Lasswade, Midfield House; probably Hetland Hall; ex-Scotland, Belgium, Antwerp, Maison Plantin; Brussels, Decorative Arts Museum; and Bruges, unidentified location. Sketchbook and loose pages originally belonging to David Ramsay containing design details and measurements of mantelpiece, panelling, chairs, cabinet (case furniture), finial post, shield (coat of arms), organ, pulpit, doors, altar rail, mouldings, dado rail, mirror, wardrobe, bed, and table.
  • 183278 (1915)
    Design elements. Designs for diapers showing floral motifs.

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 183278 (1920)
    General view.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View of garden.
  • 183278 ()
    Interior. View of room showing detail of fireplace.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. View of main staircase.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. Detail of cast-iron balustrade on first floor landing.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. View of staircase landing of first floor.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View of sundial.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. View of main staircase.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. View of entrance hall.
  • 183278 (1985)
    View from WSW.
  • 183278 (9/2/1978)
    Interior. View of first floor landing.
  • 183278 ()
    View from N showing garden with sundial.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View from S.
  • 183278 ()
    View from S.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View from SW.
  • 183278 (5/1914)
    Photographic copy of West elevation for James A Hood.
  • 183278 (5/1914)
    Photographic copy of drawing of W elevation for James A Hood.
  • 183278 (5/1914)
    Photographic copy of drawing of W elevation for James A Hood.
  • 183278 (25/6/2004)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the cropmarks of the enclosures with the country house adjacent, taken from the NE.
  • 183278 (25/6/2004)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the cropmarks of the enclosures with the country house adjacent, taken from the E.
  • 183278 (25/6/2004)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the cropmarks of the enclosures with the country house adjacent, taken from the ESE.
  • 183278 (25/6/2004)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the cropmarks of the enclosures with the country house adjacent, taken from the NE.
  • 183278 (25/6/2004)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the cropmarks of the enclosures with the country house adjacent, taken from the E.
  • 183278 (1880)
    Interior. View of room showing detail of fireplace.
  • 183278 (1920)
    General view.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View of garden.
  • 183278 (1920)
    View of garden.

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS

  • 183278 (1890)
    Elevations of furniture with bedroom plan 'Midfiled Governess Room'. Includes: bed, dressing chest of drawers, wash stand chest of drawers and table.
  • 183278 (6/1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. First floor plan.
  • 183278 (5/1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. West elevation.
  • 183278 (1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Floor and drainage plans. Plans, sections and elevations of garage.
  • 183278 (1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Floor and drainage plans. Plans, sections and elevations of garage.
  • 183278 (1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Plans, sections and elevations. Details of heating including manuscript material.
  • 183278 (1913)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. Survey plans. Plans, sections and elevations. Drainage plans.
  • 183278 (1914)
    Details of garden front and principal entrance.

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1218015 (6/1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. First floor plan.
  • 1218013 (5/1914)
    Additions and alterations for James A Hood. West elevation.
  • 965708 ()
    Ground floor and basement plans.
  • 965704 ()
    Plan, section and elevation of garage.
  • 965703 ()
    Plan, section and elevation of garage.

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 183278 (5/1914)
    Photographic copy of drawing of W elevation for James A Hood.
  • 1212949 (1920)
    View of garden, Midfield House, Lasswade.
  • 1199068 (1880)
    Interior. View of room showing detail of fireplace.
  • 1174553 (1920)
    View of garden.
  • 1174552 (1920)
    General view.

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Edinburghshire, Sheet 121852