Basic Site Details

Name: Egremont
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The name 'Egremont' came from Pilkington's second wife's home at Ely.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Grange ParkYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 138, Dick PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218651869  
Item 2 of 21914  Alterations


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 2Frederick Thomas PilkingtonArchitect 18651869 
Item 2 of 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1914 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Brown, C Pelhamclient for Lorimer alterations
Item 2 of 2Pilkington, F Tbuilt for himself


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RSA1865   66
Item 2 of 2Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p176

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder11 March 1865XXIII  
Item 2 of 2Scotsman17 February 1865   

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 27 December 1929
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30365 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register of Sasines 28 October 1864
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/27 (plan of general site)