Basic Site Details

Name: Clarendon Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Clarendon CrescentYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118501853  

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 1John TaitArchitect 18501853 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Heriot Trust 
Item 2 of 2Learmonth, Lord Provost 

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 43 Clarendon Crescent 
Item 2 of 44 Clarendon Crescent 
Item 3 of 49 Clarendon CrescentCost of conversion 19,000
Item 4 of 4Clarendon Crescent, conversion of houses into flats 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Colvin, H M1995A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-18403rd editionNew Haven and London: Yale University Press 
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp399
Item 3 of 4Roger, Richard2004The transformation of Edinburgh: Land Property and Trust in the Nineteenth Century  p248
Item 4 of 4Youngson, A J1966The Making of Classical Edinburgh Edinburgh University Pressp271-2

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 Register28544List entry is for 1-22 Clarendon Crescent and 1, 1A Oxford Terrace