Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Botanic Garden, Head Gardener's House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3Before 1822 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3After 1831 ReconstructionRemodelled with canted bays.
Item 3 of 31909 Destruction/demolition 


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 2William NixonArchitectBAfter 1831 Probably Nixon responsible for remodeling.
Item 2 of 2Robert ReidArchitectABefore 1922  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Breeze, David J1984Studies in Scottish Antiquity Edinburgh: John Donald Publishers LtdChapter entitled 'The Office of Works in Scotland: The Early Years' by Pewter Ogle-Skau, p340