Basic Site Details

Name: 5-9 Blackfriars Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tenement  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 15-9, Blackfriars StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118701873  


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 CousinArchitectA1870 Original design with Cousin - executed by Robert Morham
Item 2 of 3John LesselsArchitectA1870 Original design with Cousin - executed by Robert Morham
Item 3 of 3Robert MorhamArchitect 1873 Adapting design by Cousin and Lessels


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 Ltdp220
Item 2 of 2RSA1870   143

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register283215-9 (Odd Nos) Blackfriars Street