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Basic Site Details

Name: 3 Rothesay Terrace
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Formerly some rooms gave access to no 2 which was part of the building

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 23 Rothesay PlaceYes 
Item 2 of 2Melvin House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 13, Rothesay TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31876 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31884 Reconstruction 
Item 3 of 31884 Design exhibited 


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 1Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitect 1884  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Findlay, John Ritchie 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Rothesay TerraceSee also separate entries for various different blocks - see components


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1884, no 1288
Item 2 of 3RSA1884   863
Item 3 of 3RSA1885   1111

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Building News27 June 1884  Illustration of dining room
Item 2 of 3Building News4 July 1884  Illustration of well and staircase
Item 3 of 3Building News7 November 1884  Illustration of drawing room

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29668 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection SMW 1880/54/1 (EDD 635/1)


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