Basic Site Details

Name: Suffolk Road Halls of Residence, Moray House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This is presumably the 'Student's Hostels, Edinburgh' referred to in T Aikman Swan's FRIBA nomination paper, in which case the cost was 40,000.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1East Suffolk RoadYesAddress given in 'Builder' is East Craigmillar Park


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119141925  


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 4Alan Keith RobertsonArchitectA19141925 
Item 2 of 4Robertson & SwanArchitectural practiceA19141925 
Item 3 of 4Thomas Aikman SwanArchitectA19141921 
Item 4 of 4Frank WoodArchitectA19231925(?)Hostels for women students - completed to Robertson's designs (east ranges)


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Association for the Provision of Halls of Residence for Women Students 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp638

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderLate 1916CXI p21

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30050 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Aikman Swan: F no3673 (box 27) ('students' hostels, Edinburgh'); Frank Wood: F no4529 (combined box 20)