Basic Site Details

Name: Armstrong Nursing Home
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: It is uncertain if the Marshall Mackenzie work is on the same building; both are numbered 21 but this is not necessarily reliable

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Albyn Hospital  
Item 2 of 2St John HospitalYesPossibly current

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 121, Albyn PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21896  Additions?
Item 2 of 21929  Altrations 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 2Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitect 1896 Additions
Item 2 of 2George Bennett MitchellArchitect 1929 Alterations and additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Hay, James1896 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/1920/41/1-6
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen Planning Department Plans ArchiveAberdeen Plans Plans dated 1929
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47912 
Item 4 of 4Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)