Basic Site Details

Name: 7 Charlotte Square
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 2House(?)  
Item 2 of 2Shop(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 17, Charlotte SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41871  Alterations
Item 2 of 41889  Alterations
Item 3 of 41926  Alterations
Item 4 of 41975 Restoration 


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 8James WatherstonArchitect, BuilderB1871 Alterations
Item 2 of 8John Watherston & SonsArchitectural practice, BuildersB1871 Alterations
Item 3 of 8William WatherstonArchitect, BuilderB1871 Alterations
Item 4 of 8James WatherstonArchitect, BuilderC1896 Alterations
Item 5 of 8John Watherston & SonsArchitectural practice, BuildersC1896 Alterations
Item 6 of 8Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectA1926 Alterations
Item 7 of 8Rowand Anderson & PaulArchitectural practiceA1926 Alterations
Item 8 of 8Walter Schomberg Hepburne ScottArchitect 1975 Restoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Bute, 4th Marquess of (John Crichton-Stuart)For 1926 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp293-7
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p593

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register285021-11 (Inc Nos) Charlotte Square