Basic Site Details

Name: 4, 5, 6 Melville Crescent
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 34-6, Melville CrescentYes 
Item 2 of 343, Melville StreetYes 
Item 3 of 319, Walker StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11856  Completion of Robert Brown's scheme

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 4John LesselsArchitect 1856 Completion of Robert Brown's scheme
Item 2 of 4James WatherstonArchitect, BuilderA1856 Elevations to design by John Lessels. Interiors by Watherston
Item 3 of 4John Watherston & SonsArchitectural practice, BuildersA1856 Elevations to design by John Lessels. Interiors by Watherston
Item 4 of 4William WatherstonArchitect, BuilderA1856 Elevations to design by John Lessels. Interiors by Watherston

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp376

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29320 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register of Sasines