Basic Site Details

Name: Castlehill Housing
Town, district or village: Forres
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Housing scheme  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1(?)1958 1959 Saltire Society Award for Houses (completed in 1958) for Castlehill scheme: terraced groups of 3, 4 and 5 apartment houses (mostly 2-storeyed) per Builder 1 Jan 1960 p17


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 3(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA19561958 
Item 2 of 3Ian Charles GordonArchitectA19561958 
Item 3 of 3Rowand Anderson Kininmonth & PaulArchitectural practiceA19561958 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p552

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder1 January 1960  'Saltire Society Awards' p17
Item 2 of 2Builder22 January 1960  p165; two photos and caption mentioning Saltire Society and Civic Trust Awards for 1959