Basic Site Details

Name: Oxgangs Farm housing estate
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Land from this farm was feued to Mactaggart & Mickel in July 1936 as an extension to their Colinton Mains housing estate.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11925 Tenders submitted 


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 1James Anderson Williamson  1925 As City Architect


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

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 1Colinton Mains Housing EstateComprised 920 'flatted villa' dwellings. Typical houses comprised four rooms, kitchenette, and bathroom for a 32 annual rent.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder12 June 1925  p924 - tenders