Basic Site Details

Name: Tenements, Cowgate and High School Yards
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2301-319, Cowgate  
Item 2 of 21 and 2, High School Yards  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11897 Build/constructionBuilt following the Urban Sanitary Improvement Scheme


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 2Edinburgh Burgh Engineers Office/Edinburgh City Engineer's DepartmentArchitectural practiceA1897  
Item 2 of 2John H CooperArchitectA1897 As Burgh Engineer


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Rosenburg, L and Johnson, J2005Conservative surgery in Old Edinburgh 1880-1940 Edinburgh: the Making of a Capital City, ed. B Edwards and P Jenkins, pp131-150pp131-150
Item 2 of 2Rosenburg, Leo and Johnson, Jim2007Renewing old Edinburgh: the Legacy of Patrick Geddes and the Conservative Tradition Unpublishedpp102-104

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51174