Basic Site Details

Name: Block A, 2-8 Cockburn Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3House(?)  
Item 2 of 3Office(?)  
Item 3 of 3Shop(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 22-8, Cockburn StreetYes 
Item 2 of 218-21, Market StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 429 May 1859  Drawings dated
Item 2 of 4February 1882  Drawings dated for alterations
Item 3 of 41890  Alterations and additions
Item 4 of 41928  Alterations and additions


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 7Charles George Hood Kinnear A1859  
Item 2 of 7John Dick Peddie A1859  
Item 3 of 7Peddie & Kinnear A1859  
Item 4 of 7Charles George Hood Kinnear B1882 Alterations
Item 5 of 7John More Dick Peddie B1882 Alterations
Item 6 of 7Kinnear & Peddie B1882 Alterations
Item 7 of 7Stewart Kaye  1928 Alterations and additions

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Cockburn Street 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder2 August 1851IX  
Item 2 of 2Builder29 September 1860XVIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Railway Station Access Co. and 1926
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30085Nos 2-4
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30086No 6 (Attributed to Peddie & Kinnear)
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1850/54/11