Basic Site Details

Name: 7, 8, 9 Melville Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 37, 9, Melville CrescentYes 
Item 2 of 342, Melville StreetYes 
Item 3 of 317, Walker StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218551856  
Item 2 of 2January 1863  Drawings dated


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 4John LesselsArchitect 18551856Revised Robert Brown's overall scheme in 1855: Peddie & Kinnear responsible for 7-9 Melville Crescent.
Item 2 of 4Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1863  
Item 3 of 4John Dick PeddieArchitectA1863  
Item 4 of 4Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA1863  


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register293217, 8, 9 Melville Crescent, 42 Melville Street, 17 Walker Street
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/72/2