Basic Site Details

Name: 54 Melville Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Part of the Listing for 46-60 Melville Street

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 154, Melville StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31903  Interior work
Item 2 of 31912  Alterations and additions of attic floor

Alterations and additions of attic storey
Item 3 of 3c. 1912(?)  Stables in William Street Lane

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 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectA1903 Interior work.
Item 2 of 2(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectB1912 Alterations and additions of attic floor

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Lorimer, Robert StodartFor himself (both phases of work)

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p173, 176

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29328 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection EDD 651/1-11 & 22-4
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/92, Lor E/109 for stable