Basic Site Details

Name: 32 Charlotte Square
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Alexander Graham Bell was born in the top floor flat in 1847

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 132, Charlotte Square  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 317961810Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31976c. 1981Restoration 
Item 3 of 31976 Plans drawn upScheme prepared for Fleming Property Unit Trust


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 4Robert AdamArchitectAc. 1796181024-32 Charlotte Square
Item 2 of 4Henry ('Harry') McFarlane BunchArchitectA1976c. 1981Restoration. Partner in charge.
Item 3 of 4Ian GeddesArchitectA1976c. 1981Restoration. Job architect.
Item 4 of 4Robert Hurd & Partners (or R A Hurd & Partners)Architectural practiceA1976c. 1981Restoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fleming Property Unit Trust 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p54