Basic Site Details

Name: Ravleston Dykes Golf Clubhouse
Town, district or village: Murrayfield
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: A golf club-house is to be erected on a site at the top of the road leading from the Ravelston Dykes to Murrayfield and will consist of a general room 31 feet by 19 feet 6 inches, ladies room and gentlemenís room with lavatory accommodation off each, kitchen, etc. with a verandah 9 feet 6 inches wide round three sides of the building. The walls will be constructed of brick, with dado of pressed facing brick, the upper portion being harled and half-timber work, and the roof covered with red tiles. The architects are Messrs Cooper and Taylor. [Builder 22 May 1897 p464]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glion and CrosswaysYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 142, Murrayfield RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31897 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3After 1909Before 1915 Unspecified work on Crossways
Item 3 of 31935  Converted to dwellinghouse, retaining main club room


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 8Cooper & TaylorArchitectural practiceA1897  
Item 2 of 8John H CooperArchitectA1897  
Item 3 of 8William Beattie TaylorArchitectA1897  
Item 4 of 8Frank Peyton SkipwithArchitectBAfter 1909Before 1915Unspecified work on Crossways
Item 5 of 8Gibson, Skipwith & GordonArchitectural practiceBAfter 1909Before 1915Unspecified work on Crossways
Item 6 of 8James Glen Sivewright GibsonArchitectBAfter 1909Before 1915Unspecified work on Crossways
Item 7 of 8Walter Symington Athol GordonArchitectBAfter 1909Before 1915Unspecified work on Crossways
Item 8 of 8(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitect 1935 Converted to dwellinghouse, retaining main club room


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp633

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 May 1897LXXII p464

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48901 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWatherston Collection EDD 708/1-3