Basic Site Details

Name: Ravelston Flats
Town, district or village: Ravelston
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: These were built speculatively - Miss Helen Lowe and the two partners Robert Hurd and Norman Neil all received several flats which were let for a time and then sold off one at a time.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Jenners FlatsYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-48, Ravelston GardenYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11935   


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 3Neil & HurdArchitectural practiceA1935  
Item 2 of 3Norman Alexander Gordon NeilArchitectA1935  
Item 3 of 3Robert Philip Andrew HurdArchitectA1935  


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 Ltdp534

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30264 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1930/208
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection The RIAS catalogue notes 106 drawings but CANMORE appears to show only 1 (perhaps only one batch?)