Basic Site Details

Name: Douglas Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Terraced house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-31, Douglas CrescentYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31865  First scheme
Item 2 of 31872  Revised feuing plan
Item 3 of 318751879  

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1John ChesserArchitect 18751879 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Heriot Trust 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 41 Douglas Crescent 
Item 2 of 411-13 Douglas Crescent 
Item 3 of 421 Douglas Crescent 
Item 4 of 44 Douglas Crescent 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Byrom, Connie2005The Edinburgh New Town Gardens: 'blessings as well as beauties' Birlinnpp403-409
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdpp371-2

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder20 February 1892LXII Chesser's obituary
Item 2 of 2Building News12 January 1877   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5 Heriot Trust Papers  
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28653Nos 1-10
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28655Nos 14-21
Item 4 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28656No 22
Item 5 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28657Nos 23-31