Basic Site Details

Name: Inchdrewer House
Town, district or village: Colinton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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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 1299, Colinton RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41876   
Item 2 of 41896 Design exhibitedLibrary ceiling
Item 3 of 419 March 1901 Plans submittedAddition of billiards room and gardener's cottage
Item 4 of 417 July 1901 Plans submittedAddition of billiards room and gardener's cottage

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 3David RobertsonArchitect 1876  
Item 2 of 3Thomas BonnarDecorator 1896 Library ceiling
Item 3 of 3(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1901 Addition of billiards room and gardener's cottage

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Galletly, JClient for Lorimer work
Item 2 of 2Russell, Alex, of MossideClient for Bonnar work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2RSA1896   596
Item 2 of 2Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p173

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesMidlothian Dean of Guild Plans 9 March 1901 (Billiard Room ); 17 July 1901 (Gardener's cottage), 10 June 1909 (drains)
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30212 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/16