Basic Site Details

Name: General Accident and Fire Assurance Corporation Headquarters, Pitheavlis
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county:  
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 15m

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1National Union Insurance OfficesYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Late 1970s1987Build/construction 


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 8Alan John DuncanArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 2 of 8Alfred Domenic MalocoArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 3 of 8Angus Lamont Mackinnon MacDonaldArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 4 of 8Daniel Andrew CarmichaelArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 5 of 8Douglas Victor HamiltonArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 6 of 8Iain Alexander Gauld RennieArchitectALate 1970s1987 
Item 7 of 8James Parr & Partners ALate 1970s1987 
Item 8 of 8James Reginald ParrArchitectALate 1970s1987 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1General Accident Fire & Life Assurance Corp. 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp114
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp662
Item 3 of 4McKean, C (ed)1987Scottish Architecture in the 1980s RIASp8
Item 4 of 4RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980