Basic Site Details

Name: 33-34 Charlotte Square
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1977 refurbishment and extension: 452,000.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 133-34, Charlotte SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41807 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41877  Alterations to no 34
Item 3 of 41977 Build/constructionRefurbishment and extension to Rose Street of nos 33 and 34
Item 4 of 43 October 1996 * ProposedPlanning approval granted for demoltion of 1977 extension.

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 7Robert ReidArchitectC1807  
Item 2 of 7Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1877 Alterations to no 34
Item 3 of 7John Dick PeddieArchitectA1877 Alterations to no 34
Item 4 of 7Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA1877 Alterations to no 34
Item 5 of 7Howard FoxArchitectB1977 Refurbishment and extension to no.33 (Rose Street). Joint job architect
Item 6 of 7Philip Cocker & PartnersArchitectural practiceB1977 Refurbishment and extension to no.33 (Rose Street).
Item 7 of 7Philip Stanley Cocker B1977 Refurbishment and extension to no.33 (Rose Street). Joint job architect.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Annandale, Dr1877 alterations
Item 2 of 2Thomson McLintock & CompanyClient for 1977 refurbishment and extension.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p25
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp350
Item 3 of 3New DNB New Dictionary of National Biography   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architects Journal3 October 1996  p26 Letters article from Malcolm Fraser

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Philip CockerInformation sent via DSA website, November 2009  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2850633-39 (Inc Nos) Charlotte Square (Roxburgh Hotel)
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1870/43/1