Basic Site Details

Name: Double villa, 47-49 Woodhall Road
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Robert Raeburn Grieve bought the plans from Lorimer. The plans are signed by him. He built the houses on behalf of his brother Nathaniel who was the contractor for a number of houses by Lorimer in the area.

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 147-49, Woodhall RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31907  Design by Lorimer
Item 2 of 36 April 1909  Plans submitted to Dean of Guild
Item 3 of 31910  Built


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 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1907 Designed houses
Item 2 of 2Robert Raeburn GrieveArchitect 1910 Executed houses to Lorimer's design


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Grieve, Nathaniel 


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 Ltdp520

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesMidlothian Dean of Guild Plans Plans 3 March 1909
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29951