Basic Site Details

Name: 9-11 Hope 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 4Tenement  
Item 2 of 4Post office  
Item 3 of 4Public house  
Item 4 of 4Office  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 19-11, Hope StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219371940 Reconstruction: fašade built out over basement area, for Abbey Road Building Society
Item 2 of 219451947 Alterations carried out


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 6John Ross McKayArchitectA19371940Mainly responsible
Item 2 of 6Richardson & McKayArchitectural practiceA19371940McKay responsible
Item 3 of 6David John ChisholmArchitectB19451947Alterations
Item 4 of 6Dick Peddie, McKay & JamiesonArchitectural practiceB19451947Alterations
Item 5 of 6George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectB19451947Alterations
Item 6 of 6John Ross McKayArchitectB19451947Alterations carried out


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Abbey Road Building Society 


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 Ltdp308

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register433087-11 (Odd Nos) Hope Street
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1930/6-9