Basic Site Details

Name: Waverley
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Pendrixknowe  
Item 2 of 2Waverley House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 182, Colinton RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21884   
Item 2 of 219471948Alterations and additionsMinor alterations for fire safety


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 4James GowansArchitect, Builder 1884  
Item 2 of 4Leadbetter, Fairley & ReidArchitectural practiceB19471948Minor alterations for fire safety
Item 3 of 4Morton John Heddell CowieArchitectB19471948Minor alterations for fire safety - presumably involved, completing the work after Reid's retirement
Item 4 of 4Robert Stirling ReidArchitectB1947 Minor alterations for fire safety


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cameron, DuncanWaverley pen-maker
Item 2 of 2Scottish Wayfarers Welfare SocietyClients in 1947


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 Ltdp537

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27012 
Item 2 of 2Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore141712