Basic Site Details

Name: 1-7 Roseburn Cliff
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 'Buildings of Scotland' gives date as 1911; HS lists also give this date as well as 1902-03. The earlier date is entered here as McArthy & Watson's partnership was dissolved in 1906.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-7, Roseburn CliffYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11902(?)1903(?)  


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 3David McArthy A1902(?)1903(?) 
Item 2 of 3John Watson A1902(?)1903(?) 
Item 3 of 3McArthy & Watson A1902(?)1903(?) 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Geddes, Patrick, Professor 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp631
Item 2 of 2Rosenburg, Lou2016Scotland's Homes fit for Heroes: Garden City Influences on the Development of Scottish Working Class Housing, 1900-1939 Scottish Centre for Conservation Studies: The Word Bankp112

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30154 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Manuscripts Correspondence between McArthy & Watson and Patrick Geddes Acc No 1996/39