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Basic Site Details

Name: Three cottages, Woodhall Road
Town, district or village: Colinton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Robert Raeburn Grieve bought the plans from Lorimer. The plans are signed by him. He built the houses on behalf of his brother Nathaniel who was the contractor for a number of houses by Lorimer on the area. Personal information from Mrs E B Hughes.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 151-55, Woodhall RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21 April 1907  Plans submitted to Dean of Guild
Item 2 of 2c. 1935  Remodelling of no 55 (Woodhall Cottage)

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 6Robert Raeburn GrieveArchitect 1907 Executed Lorimer's plans
Item 2 of 6(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect Before 1907 Drew up plans
Item 3 of 6(Sir) John Burnet, Tait & LorneArchitectural practiceABefore 1935 Thomas Smith Tait consulted on remodelling of no 55 (to which Burnet had retired)
Item 4 of 6Thomas Smith TaitArchitectABefore 1935 Consulted on remodelling of no 55 (to which Burnet had retired)
Item 5 of 6(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectAc. 1935 Remodelling of no 55 (to which Burnet had retired) - work carried out by his niece Edith M W B Hughes; Thomas Smith Tait also consulted at an earlier stage
Item 6 of 6Edith Mary Wardlaw Burnet Hughes (née Burnet)ArchitectAc. 1935 Remodelling of no 55 (to which Burnet had retired)

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Grieve, Nathaniel 

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 Ltdp520

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 1 April 1907
Item 2 of 2Historic ScotlandListed Buildings Register29952Nos 51 and 53