Basic Site Details

Name: Dunalistair
Town, district or village: Colinton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Dunalastair Alternative spelling (given in C W Glendinning's LRIBA nomination papers)

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 161, Dreghorn LoanYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3October 1902 Plans submitted 
Item 2 of 31907  Lodge
Item 3 of 315 November 1935 Plans submittedAlterations and additions


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 8Alexander Hunter CrawfordArchitectA1902  
Item 2 of 8Frank Lewis Worthington SimonArchitectA1902  
Item 3 of 8Simon & CrawfordArchitectural practiceA1902  
Item 4 of 8John Fraser MatthewArchitect 1907 Lodge
Item 5 of 8Colin William GlendinningArchitectB1935 Alterations and additions - as assistant to J D Cairns & Ford
Item 6 of 8J D Cairns & FordArchitectural practiceB1935 Alterations and additions
Item 7 of 8James Davidson CairnsArchitectB1935 Alterations and additions
Item 8 of 8James Fulton FordArchitectB1935 Alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Geddes, P RoyClient for main house and lodge


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild For alterations 15 November 1935
Item 2 of 5Edinburgh City ArchivesMidlothian Dean of Guild Plans October 1902. 3 September 1906 and altered plans February 1907 (lodge)
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2866061 Dreghorn Loan, Dunalistair
Item 4 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48535Lodge
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Colin William Glendinning: L no5757 (combined box 98)