Basic Site Details

Name: 11-24 Magdala Crescent, 1A Douglas Crescent and 31 Eglinton Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: See separate entry for 1-10 Magdala Crescent (listed separately by HS) - Chesser designed the crescent as a whole. See also separate entries for Douglas Crescent and Eglinton Crescent.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 41A, Douglas CrescentYes 
Item 2 of 431, Eglinton CrescentYes 
Item 3 of 411-24, Magdala CrescentYes 
Item 4 of 410-12, Magdala Mews  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218691876  
Item 2 of 21869  Buildings feued from this year


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 1John ChesserArchitect 18691876 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 317 Magdala Crescent 
Item 2 of 319 Magdala Crescent 
Item 3 of 323 Magdala Crescent 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Byrom, Connie2005The Edinburgh New Town Gardens: 'blessings as well as beauties' Birlinnp401
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp372

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News12 September 1877   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2 Heriot Trust Papers  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29277