Basic Site Details

Name: Alexander Scott's Hospital
Town, district or village: Huntly
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Huntly HospitalYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hospital  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61853  Original building by William Smith
Item 2 of 61860  West wing by William Smith
Item 3 of 61865 Journal referenceRestoration
Item 4 of 61868  Further additions on original building by William Smith
Item 5 of 61901  Reconstruction
Item 6 of 619331938 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 12J & W SmithArchitectural practiceB1853 Original building
Item 2 of 12William Smith IIArchitectB1853 Original building
Item 3 of 12J & W SmithArchitectural practiceC1860 West wing
Item 4 of 12William Smith IIArchitectC1860 West wing
Item 5 of 12J & W SmithArchitectural practiceD1865 Restoration
Item 6 of 12William Smith IIArchitectD1865 Restoration
Item 7 of 12J & W SmithArchitectural practiceE1868 Additions
Item 8 of 12William Smith IIArchitectE1868 Additions
Item 9 of 12Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitect 1901 Reconstruction
Item 10 of 12George Angus MitchellArchitectA19331938Alterations and additions
Item 11 of 12George Bennett MitchellArchitectA19331938Alterations and additions
Item 12 of 12George Bennett Mitchell & SonArchitectural practiceA19331938Alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Rutherford, C N, Reverend1938 alterations
Item 2 of 2Scott of CraibstoneOriginal building?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp532

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen Journal22 June 1853   
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen Journal25 January 1860  West wing
Item 3 of 4Aberdeen Journal25 October 1865  Restoration
Item 4 of 4Aberdeen Journal1 July 1868  Additions

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen City ArchivesGeorge Bennett Mitchell and Son Collection GBM/1930/53/1
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen City ArchivesGeorge Bennett Mitchell Contract Book 12: 1938-1940 p3
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34962 
Item 4 of 4Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960) Contract book per John Marr