Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
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

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). 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 only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. 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 Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. 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 current legislation.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority advises on the need for listed building consent and they also decide what a listing covers. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

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