Basic Site Details

Name: Housing Craigmount Avenue North
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 528,000. 110 dwellings.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigmount Avenue North  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219651968Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21968 Won award or awardsSaltire Society Commendation

People

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 3David Cuthbert Ross PorterArchitectA19651968 
Item 2 of 3Harold Roland WedgwoodArchitectural practiceA19651968 
Item 3 of 3Roland Wedgwood AssociatesArchitectural practiceA19651968 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Southfield Housing Associatiom 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp139
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp593
Item 3 of 5Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p601
Item 4 of 5Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp35
Item 5 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building3 October 1969  p40/105