Abbotsford house, seen from the River Tweed

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RIBApix ref no RIBA60388
Architect/DesignerAtkinson, William (ca. 1773-1839)
CountryUK: Scotland
Subject Date1824
Image Date1800
Library Reference21024
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit 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

country houses, rivers, boats