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Basic Site Details

Name: 17-19 West Nicolson Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Designed around a central pend
Canmore ID 257921

Incorporated the artists studios of Sir David Wilkie and Alexander Runciman

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Palmer's Land  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tenement(?)  
Item 2 of 2House  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 117-19, West Nicolson Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2Late 1700s Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21973 ProposedProposed demolition 1973 by Corporation was approved by Secretary of State.


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 1Alexander Palmer A17C0s Builder / Cabinetmaker


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peacock, Helen; 1978The unmaking of Edinburgh the decay, depopulation and destruction of central Edinburgh, an argument for city centre livi  pp12, 19

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29434Nicolson Street West 17-19


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