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Edinburgh, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43 Causewayside, Filling Station

Garage (Modern)

Site Name Edinburgh, 35, 37, 39, 41, 43 Causewayside, Filling Station

Classification Garage (Modern)

Alternative Name(s) Southern Motors Garage; Causewayside Garage; Majestic Wine Warehouse; Blackwood Crescent

Canmore ID 74043

Site Number NT27SE 501

NGR NT 26305 72345

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/74043

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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Architecture Notes

ARCHITECT: Basil Spence 1933

Steel frame, clad in white rendered concrete, with offices cantilevered over vehicle access/petrol pump area. Art Deco lettering. International modern style, possibly influenced by the Lovell Beach House, Los Angeles (RM Schindler, 1925-6).

Thirties Society Journal 1984; Arca 1999

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