Basic Site Details

Name: Nazareth House
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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Notes: Not all alterations on this building have been recorded - see HS list for further information

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 134, Claremont StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 101871  Original building
Item 2 of 103 March 1881 Plans approvedPlans for additions passed - east and west wings
Item 3 of 1012 April 1883  Plans for additions passed
Item 4 of 1026 September 1890 Plans approvedPlans for additions passed - mortuary chapel and enlargement of wings
Item 5 of 104 May 1893 Plans approvedPlans for additions passed
Item 6 of 1011 February 1897 Plans approvedEnlargement of chapel
Item 7 of 106 September 1900 Plans approvedNorth east wing
Item 8 of 10After 1906Before 1921 Additions?
Item 9 of 101939  Rebuilding
Item 10 of 10c. 1980 Alterations and additions 


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 26Alexander EllisArchitectA1881 Additions.
Item 2 of 26Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1881 Additions.
Item 3 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1881 Additions.
Item 4 of 26Alexander EllisArchitectB1883 Plans for additions
Item 5 of 26Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceB1883 Plans for additions
Item 6 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectB1883 Plans for additions
Item 7 of 26Alexander EllisArchitectC1890 Plans for additions
Item 8 of 26Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceC1890 Plans for additions
Item 9 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectC1890 Plans for additions
Item 10 of 26Alexander EllisArchitectD1893 Plans for additions
Item 11 of 26Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceD1893 Plans for additions
Item 12 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectD1893 Plans for additions
Item 13 of 26John Wilson WalkerArchitectEAfter 1906Before 1921Additions?
Item 14 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (junior)ArchitectEAfter 1906Before 1921Additions?
Item 15 of 26Wilsons & WalkerArchitectural practiceEAfter 1906Before 1921Additions?
Item 16 of 26Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectE?After 1906(?)Before 1915(?)Additions? - possibly done by Wilsons & Walker after R G Wilson Senior's retirement
Item 17 of 26David Polson HallArchitectF1939 Rebuilding
Item 18 of 26Robert Leslie RolloArchitectF1939 Rebuilding
Item 19 of 26Rollo & HallArchitectural practiceF1939 Rebuilding
Item 20 of 26Alfred ('Alf') William Cooper Gc. 1980 Alterations
Item 21 of 26Bamber Gray & PartnersArchitectural practiceGc. 1980 Alterations
Item 22 of 26Douglas Haig BamberArchitectGc. 1980 Alterations
Item 23 of 26Ernest William LovettArchitectGc. 1980 Alterations
Item 24 of 26Gilbert Andre GrayArchitectGc. 1980 Alterations
Item 25 of 26James Robertson LaidlawArchitectGc. 1980 Alterations
Item 26 of 26John William FyfeArchitectural practiceGc. 1980 Alterations

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Nazareth House, Chapel 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp226

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1939July-Dec p222

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans for additions passed 28 March 1872, November 1872, 3 March 1881, 12 April 1883, 23 & 26 September 1890, 4 May 1893, 11 March 1897, 6 September 1900, 16 August 190, 16 September 1902, 25 October 1905, 2 July 1923, & 1 February 1930, 14 October 1938
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48522 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Notebook with specifications for 1893 work (notebook dates from 1893)
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Wilson Walker: F v25 no1871 (microfilm reel 15); Robert Gordon Wilson Junior: F v25 no1872 (microfilm reel 15)