Basic Site Details

Name: Grange Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Lyle & Constable were architects for the 'new development' at Grange House. Houses date from late 1930's (those on Grange Loan) and then 1950 onwards (the houses to the north). Grange Crescent is backed up by retaining walls from the former terraces of Grange House, a much altered L-plan tower of 1592.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1936 Plans drawn up 

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 2Lyle & ConstableArchitectural practiceAc. 1936 Responsible for the plan of Grange Crescent.
Item 2 of 2William ConstableArchitectAc. 1936 Responsible for the plan of Grange Crescent.

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman25 March 1936   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Steven RobbInformation via website Sent December 2011