Basic Site Details

Name: 40-44 Elm Row
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Converted in 1988 by Law & Dunbar Naismith

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Gateway TheatreYes 
Item 2 of 2Queen Margaret College, School of Drama and CreatYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 140-44, Elm RowYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21882   
Item 2 of 21988 Alteration/conversionConversion to drama centre


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 3George Beattie & Son A1882  
Item 2 of 3William Hamilton Beattie A1882  
Item 3 of 3Law & Dunbar-Nasmith  1988  


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Plans dated 19 October 1882, 12 July 1909, 27 October 1910, 18 May1911, 14 April 1921 etc
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2873640-44 (INCLUSIVE NOS) ELM ROW, GATEWAY THEATRE