Basic Site Details

Name: Rose Street UP Church
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Burgher Church  
Item 2 of 2Eagle Buildings  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Rose Street UP Church, Rose StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21829  Original church built
Item 2 of 21905  Conversion to offices - plans dated


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 5Robert Brown D1829  
Item 2 of 5David Robertson  After 1865Before 1905Alterations and/or additions, probably after 1875 when the majority of the congregation moved to the new church in Palmerston Place
Item 3 of 5George Washington Browne B1905 Conversion to offices
Item 4 of 5John More Dick Peddie B1905 Conversion to offices
Item 5 of 5Peddie & Washington Browne B1905 Conversion to offices


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Currie, MartinClient for 20th century work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th editionAcknowledges information from Mr W S M Lucas and D M Walker
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp322

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43330 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1900/3/2
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David Robertson: F v18 p7 no1178 (microfilm reel 12)