Basic Site Details

Name: Braid Hills Hotel
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Unexecuted
Grid ref:
Notes: B of S misattributes the extant Braid Hills Hotel (by Lyle & Constable - see separate entry) to William Hamilton Beattie. The source of this information is unclear but it probably amounts to confusion between unexecuted plans by Beattie for another hotel, and the one that was actually built.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11886   

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 2George Beattie & SonArchitectural practiceA1886  
Item 2 of 2William Hamilton BeattieArchitectA1886  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Cant, Malcolm1998The District of Greenbank in Edinburgh Edinburgh: Malcolm Cant Publicationspp40-3
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp624 - confuses Beattie work (probably unexecuted) with existing Lyle & Constable building