Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
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NS 55290 68166
255290, 668166


John Ednie, 1907. Asymmetrical arts and crafts villa with baronial details. 2 storeys, attic and basement. Stugged polygonal ashlar walling: dressed quoins, polished margins stonecleaned.

Irregularly placed iron-framed casement windows, mostly with small leaded panes, some with stained glass panels. Projecting bays and windows rest on corbelling or brackets. Bold crowstep gables with skewputts, steeply pitched slate roofs, tall stacks.

W ELEVATION: bold gabled bay to left with moulded tripartite doorpiece with horizontally divided "stable" door, leaded sidelights. Above, decorative carved panels between corbels supporting projecting bay. To right; 2-storey bay with 4-light window to ground; at 1st pedimented dormers break line of eaves.

Other elevations similarly handled with bold use of corbelling. Single-storey gabled service wing to rear.

INTERIOR: high quality with much original panelling and plasterwork. Depressed arch roll-moulded fireplaces to ground floor, linen wallpaper. Mackintosh-style screened staircase. Bathroom with original shower attachment. Very good decorative stained glass to hall and tripartite vestibule door, by Oscar Paterson.

Statement of Special Interest

Ednie (1876-1934) trained with Scott Morton and Co and John Kinross RSA in Edinburgh and 11 Whittinghame Drive borrows strongly from the work of Lorimer and Kinross.



B I 1906, June 15th.

About Listed Buildings

Historic Environment Scotland is responsible for designating sites and places at the national level. These designations are Scheduled monuments, Listed buildings, Inventory of gardens and designed landscapes and Inventory of historic battlefields.

We make recommendations to the Scottish Government about historic marine protected areas, and the Scottish Ministers decide whether to designate.

Listing is the process that identifies, designates and provides statutory protection for buildings of special architectural or historic interest as set out in the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings which are found to be of special architectural or historic interest using the selection guidance published in Designation Policy and Selection Guidance (2019)

Listed building records provide an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building which has been identified by its statutory address. The description and additional information provided are supplementary and have no legal weight.

These records are not definitive historical accounts or a complete description of the building(s). If part of a building is not described it does not mean it is not listed. The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site which is known as the statutory address. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing. Even if a number or name is missing from a listing address it will still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing also applies to buildings or structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage (or land) of the listed building as long as they were erected before 1 July 1948.

While Historic Environment Scotland is responsible for designating listed buildings, the planning authority is responsible for determining what is covered by the listing, including what is listed through curtilage. However, for listed buildings designated or for listings amended from 1 October 2015, legal exclusions to the listing may apply.

If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the 1997 Act. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect subsequent legislation.

Listed building consent is required for changes to a listed building which affect its character as a building of special architectural or historic interest. The relevant planning authority is the point of contact for applications for listed building consent.

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