Basic Site Details

Name: Broughton Place Church
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Broughton Place UP Church  
Item 2 of 3Dr Brown's Chapel  
Item 3 of 3Lyon & Turnbull   

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Broughton PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618201821Build/construction 
Item 2 of 61870  Complete internal refit
Item 3 of 61890  Organ bay and case
Item 4 of 6After 1999 Alteration/conversionConversion to auction house
Item 5 of 62005 Won award or awardsEAA Conservation Medal
Item 6 of 62006 Won award or awardsRoses design Awards: Best Re-use of Listed Building, Bronze Award


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 5Archibald ElliotArchitectA18201821 
Item 2 of 5John PatersonArchitect 1870 Complete internal refit
Item 3 of 5George Washington BrowneArchitect 1890 Organ bay and case
Item 4 of 5Malcolm FraserArchitectDAfter 1999 Conversion to auction house
Item 5 of 5Malcolm Fraser Architects  DAfter 1999 Conversion to auction house

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 1Mission Hall, Broughton Place 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Anon.1872History of Broughton Place UP Church  p151

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder31 December 1870XXVIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Malcolm FraserInformation sent to Dictionary Sent September 2015
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court MinutesCH 3/564/12pp149, 160