Basic Site Details

Name: 7-8 Moray Place
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 17-8, Moray PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31892  Alterations to no 7
Item 2 of 3c. 1902c. 1916 Plans dated - survey and alterations and subdivision into 5 dwellings
Item 3 of 31 April 193214 June 1932 Letters from and to Norman Neil and James Millar and Sons of Millar Place asking for a price for proposed stage and proscenium

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 17Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectB1892 Alterations to no 7
Item 2 of 17John More Dick PeddieArchitectB1892 Alterations to no 7
Item 3 of 17Kinnear & PeddieArchitectural practiceB1892 Alterations to no 7
Item 4 of 17John More Dick PeddieArchitectD1902 Survey of no 7
Item 5 of 17James McLellan FairleyArchitectDc. 19021909(?)Alterations and subdivision into 5 dwellings
Item 6 of 17Leadbetter & FairleyArchitectural practiceDc. 19021909Alterations and subdivision into 5 dwellings
Item 7 of 17Thomas Greenshields LeadbetterArchitectDc. 19021909Alterations and subdivision into 5 dwellings
Item 8 of 17James McLellan FairleyArchitectFAfter 1909Before 1938Further work
Item 9 of 17Leadbetter, Fairley & ReidArchitectural practiceFAfter 1909Before 1945Further work
Item 10 of 17Robert Stirling ReidArchitectFAfter 19091945Further work
Item 11 of 17J M Dick Peddie & Forbes SmithArchitectural practiceC1912(?) Alterations to no 8
Item 12 of 17James Forbes SmithArchitectC1912 Alterations to no 8
Item 13 of 17John More Dick PeddieArchitectC1912 Alterations to no 8
Item 14 of 17J M Dick Peddie & Forbes SmithArchitectural practiceE1915 Alterations to nos 7 & 8
Item 15 of 17James Forbes SmithArchitectE1915 Alterations to nos 7 & 8
Item 16 of 17John More Dick PeddieArchitectE1915 Alterations to nos 7 & 8
Item 17 of 17Norman Alexander Gordon NeilArchitect 1932 Stage and proscenium

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Attwell, MissClient for stage of 1932 as Principal of School of Speech Training and Drama

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 11-18A Moray Place 

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register293681-18A Moray Place
Item 2 of 6Ian Begg ArchitectsIan Begg's personal archive  
Item 3 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCowie and Seaton Collection CSE 1890/2/1-15 (the RIAS catalogue notes 85 drawings for the 1915 work)
Item 4 of 6Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Letter from Ian Begg, 20 January 2005
Item 5 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore1326237 Moray Place
Item 6 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore1326248 Moray Place