Basic Site Details

Name: Cowan House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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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 1George SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Before 1938  Alterations


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 4Rowand Anderson & PaulArchitectural practiceA?Before 1934(?) Alterations - exact date unknown, may have been done under the name of Rowand Anderson Paul & Partners
Item 2 of 4Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectABefore 1938 Alterations
Item 3 of 4Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd)Architectural practiceABefore 1938(?) Interior work, instructed by Balfour Paul - date uncertain
Item 4 of 4Rowand Anderson, Paul & PartnersArchitectural practiceA?Before 1938(?) Alterations - exact date unknown, may have been done under the name of Rowand Anderson & Paul


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal12 September 1938 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of Arthur Forman Balfour Paul

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on Scott Morton & Co involvement