Basic Site Details

Name: Frosts, 67-81 Shandwick Place
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 167-81, Shandwick PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51879  Upper floor of 67-69
Item 2 of 51901  Upper floor of 77-81
Item 3 of 51916  Alterations to no 67
Item 4 of 519241930 Reconstruction
Item 5 of 51937  Extension


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 10William Bell B1879 Upper floors of 67-75c
Item 2 of 10Peter Robert McLaren C1901 Upper floors of 77-81
Item 3 of 10James Jerdan & Son D1916 Alterations to no 67
Item 4 of 10John Jerdan D1916 Alterations to no 67
Item 5 of 10James Smith Richardson E1924 Reconstruction, including shopfront
Item 6 of 10John Ross McKay E1924 Reconstruction, including shopfront
Item 7 of 10Richardson & McKay E1924 Reconstruction, including shopfront
Item 8 of 10Cowie & Hardie F1937 Extension
Item 9 of 10David Gardiner Hardie F1937 Extension
Item 10 of 10Morton John Heddell Cowie F1937 Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Frosts 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp381

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection Richardson & McKay drawings (30 in total)
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Ross McKay: F no3492 (box 24)
Item 3 of 3Shona Adam, Granddaughter of John JerdanJames Jerdan & Son Office Ledger