Basic Site Details

Name: 79 Great King Street
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 2Terraced house  
Item 2 of 2Tenement  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 179, Great King StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218141823Construction 
Item 2 of 21921  Alterations

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 4Robert ReidArchitect 18141823With William Sibbald
Item 2 of 4James Smith RichardsonArchitectB1921 Alterations
Item 3 of 4John Ross McKayArchitectB1921 Alterations
Item 4 of 4Richardson & McKayArchitectural practiceB1921 Alterations

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 1New Town, northern extension 

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2896345-89 (Odd Nos) Great King Street and 39 and 39A Howe Street
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection Drawings for Richardson & McKay alterations