Basic Site Details

Name: St Philip's Free Church, Joppa
Town, district or village: Portobello
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 7900. Burnt: shell survived and has been re-roofed.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Philip's UF churchYes 

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 3Abercorn GardensYes 
Item 2 of 314, Abercron TerraceYes 
Item 3 of 3Brunstane Road NorthYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318751877  
Item 2 of 31885  Pulpit
Item 3 of 31906  Decoration


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 4John HoneymanArchitectB18751877 
Item 2 of 4John HoneymanArchitectC1885 Pulpit
Item 3 of 4Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectA1906 Redecoration
Item 4 of 4Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceA1906 Redecoration

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 1St Philip's Free Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp652
Item 2 of 2Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp123-4

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26724 
Item 3 of 4Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book (also for redecoration 1906 )
Item 4 of 4Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 159