Abbotsford House

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RIBApix ref no RIBA10730
Architect/DesignerAtkinson, William (ca. 1773-1839)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: Scotland
CityAbbotsford
Subject Date1824
Image Date1954
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCO/897 (ES811)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Located near Melrose in the Scottish Borders, on the south bank of the River Tweed, this residence was built for the novelist and poet, Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832).

Subject tags

Gardens, towers, country houses, topiary