Basic Site Details

Name: Torwood
Town, district or village: Colinton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 133, Woodhall RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1900  Original house
Item 2 of 41911  Service wing
Item 3 of 4March 1915  Drawing submitted to Dean of Guild - drawing room extension
Item 4 of 419311935 Alterations - drawings dated


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 Macfarlane CameronArchitectB1911 Service wing extension (attribution)
Item 2 of 4Robert Macfarlane CameronArchitect 1915 Drawing room extension
Item 3 of 4Henry & MaclennanArchitectural practiceA19311935Alterations
Item 4 of 4Thomas Forbes MaclennanArchitectA19311935Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Clark, Mrs 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesMidlothian Dean of Guild Plans Box 8 DRT 10 1912-20, (10 August 1911 and March 1915)
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29950 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection 4 drawings