History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Toolhouse, St Cuthbert's Church, King's Stables Road, Edinburgh

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.9485 / 55°56'54"N

Longitude: -3.204 / 3°12'14"W

OS Eastings: 324909

OS Northings: 673486

OS Grid: NT249734

Mapcode National: GBR 8LH.H3

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.RRH4

Plus Code: 9C7RWQXW+CC

Entry Name: Toolhouse, St Cuthbert's Church, King's Stables Road, Edinburgh

Listing Name: King's Stables Road, St Cuthbert's Churchyard, Former Toolhouse

Listing Date: 29 March 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395273

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47884

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: City Centre

Traditional County: Midlothian

Find accommodation in


Dated 1838, restored 1980's. 2-storey 3-bay piend-roofed house on narrow, wedge-shaped site, built into churchyard wall. Coursed ashlar. Cill course at 1st floor and string course under eaves. 2-leaf timber panelled door to short NW elevation with flanking window, 2 windows above. Stone at eaves inscribed 1838.

12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Corniced, rendered stacks with circular cans.

Statement of Interest

In 'sad condition' in 1984, but since restored (inscription on chimney suggests 1988).

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.