The Nuttall Encyclopedia
The residence of Sir Walter Scott, on the Tweed, near Melrose, built by him on the site of a farm called Clarty Hole.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Abbotsford'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/a/abbotsford.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.