Basic Site Details

Name: 75 Great King Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Terraced house  
Item 2 of 2Tenement  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 175, Great King StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218141823Construction 
Item 2 of 2After 1919Before 1924 Reconstruction to form two dwelling houses


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 2Robert ReidArchitect 18141823With William Sibbald
Item 2 of 2George Patrick Houston WatsonArchitect After 1919Before 1924Reconstruction to form two dwelling houses


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McKechnie, R D C, Esqfor reconstruction to form two dwelling houses

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1New Town, northern extension 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2896345-89 (Odd Nos) Great King Street and 39 and 39A Howe Street
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Patrick Houston Watson: F no3081 (box 16)