Basic Site Details

Name: Prestonfield House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Priestfield RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31816 Build/constructionCircular stables
Item 2 of 3c. 1890  Alterations
Item 3 of 319861999Alterations and additionsRepairs/alterations to house and stables and addition of bedroom block


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 7James Gillespie GrahamArchitectF1816 Circular stables
Item 2 of 7David MacGibbonArchitectAc. 1890 Alterations
Item 3 of 7MacGibbon & RossArchitectural practiceAc. 1890 Alterations
Item 4 of 7Thomas RossArchitectAc. 1890 Alterations
Item 5 of 7Andrew Stewart BrownArchitect, SurveyorB19861999Repairs/alterations to house and stables and addition of bedroom block
Item 6 of 7James Walter Thorburn Simpson B19861999Repairs/alterations to house and stables and addition of bedroom block
Item 7 of 7Simpson & BrownArchitectural practiceB19861999Repairs/alterations to house and stables and addition of bedroom block


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp639
Item 3 of 3Simpson & Brown2012Simpson & Brown Architects:Thirty-five years in practice 1977-2012   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28107 
Item 2 of 2NASSC Archives (Sc)SC 39/89/3pp419-420