Basic Site Details

Name: Bush House
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
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Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31898  Additions including new roof and addition of north west extension
Item 2 of 31977 Build/constructionCare and maintenance of buildings
Item 3 of 31981 Alterations and additionsPhase 1 of development was courtyard dining room

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 7R & J AdamArchitectural practiceC1791 Alterations
Item 2 of 7(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectA1898 Additions
Item 3 of 7Wardrop & AndersonArchitectural practiceA1898 Additions
Item 4 of 7Dick Peddie & McKayArchitectural practiceB19771981Consultant architects for the care and maintenance of buildings on the Bush Estate. Phase 1 of development was courtyard dining room
Item 5 of 7Norman J Millar B19771981Consultant architects for the care and maintenance of buildings on the Bush Estate. Phase 1 of development was courtyard dining room
Item 6 of 7Dick Peddie & McKayArchitectural practiceD1981 Apiary conversion to offices
Item 7 of 7Norman J Millar D1981 Apiary conversion to offices

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2East of Scotland Agricultural CollegeClient for conversion of apiary
Item 2 of 2Edinburgh Centre for Rural EconomyClient for development in courtyard to form dining room

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 2Bush Estate, West Lodge 
Item 2 of 2Bush Estate, Woodside Cottages 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p32
Item 2 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p 127
Item 3 of 3RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings) RA no 915
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7462The Bush House Including Stables, Laundry House, Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Gates