Basic Site Details

Name: Provost Skene's House
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Broad StreetYes 
Item 2 of 245, Guestrow Former address

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1545 ConstructionBegun
Item 2 of 219511953 Restoration

People

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 4John HoustonArchitect 19511953Restoration of painted work
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division)Architectural practiceA19511953Restoration
Item 3 of 4Alexander Buchanan GardnerArchitectA1951c. 1953As City Architect - restoration
Item 4 of 4Edward Alexander MeldrumArchitectA19511953Restoration - as assistant with Aberdeen City Architect's Department

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Corporation 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p550
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp133

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS QuarterlyAugust 1953no 93Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)p39

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20156 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Edward Alexander Meldrum's papers: A no12441 and F no5735 (Combined Box 97)