Basic Site Details

Name: Linmoor Convalescent Home
Town, district or village: Peterculter
City or county: Aberdeenshire/Kincardineshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Architect not known.

Closed down.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Linmoor home for handicapped children  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1889   
Item 2 of 2November 1967 AdditionEducation committee proposed erection of 80,000 extension


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 6George Angus MitchellArchitectA1936 Extension
Item 2 of 6George Bennett MitchellArchitectA1936 Extension
Item 3 of 6George Bennett Mitchell & SonArchitectural practiceA1936 Extension
Item 4 of 6Henry Alan Shanks Hamilton AAfter 1967Before 1981Extensions
Item 5 of 6Robert Roger AlexanderArchitectAAfter 1967Before 1981Extensions
Item 6 of 6George Bennett Mitchell & SonArchitectural practiceGAfter 1967Before 1981Extensions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Vomuntary Service AberdeenClient for 1970s work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   
Item 2 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1936July-Dec p225
Item 2 of 2Building3 November 1967  p167