Basic Site Details

Name: Tenement and shop, Grassmarket
Town, district or village: Old Town
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Castle Trades HotelYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 163-85, GrassmarketYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21875   
Item 2 of 218891890 Converted to lodging house Castle Trades Hotel

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 5David MacGibbonArchitectA1875 Partly with John Lessels
Item 2 of 5John LesselsArchitectA1875 With MacGibbon and Ross
Item 3 of 5MacGibbon & RossArchitectural practiceA1875 Partly with John Lessels
Item 4 of 5Thomas RossArchitectA1875 Partly with John Lessels
Item 5 of 5James JerdanArchitectB18891890Conversion to lodging house

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1McKellar & SwanClient for MacGibbon & Ross work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp227

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Plans dated 1 (or 4?) September 1875; 4 April 1889
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43496Nos 63-65
Item 3 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47969Nos 67-71
Item 4 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47870Nos 73-75
Item 5 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47871No 81
Item 6 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47872Nos 83-85