Basic Site Details

Name: The Gables
Town, district or village: Colinton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: There may be confusion between this and another house for which we have the address 5 Spylaw Park (see separate entry). They seem to be different buildings

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 15, Spylaw ParkYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 130 August 1910  Submission to Dean of Guild


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 3Bailey Scott MurphyArchitectA1910  
Item 2 of 3David Morton KinrossArchitectA1910  
Item 3 of 3Murphy & KinrossArchitectural practiceA1910  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Rintoul, J K 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1913   422 & 430

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesMidlothian Dean of Guild Plans Box 3 DRT 1909-1911, 30 August 1910
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49568