Basic Site Details

Name: Edinburgh Royal Victoria Hospital, Nurses' Home
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1November 1951 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for new nurses' home, estimated to cost 16,000



The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Royal Victoria Hospital Board 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Craigleith HouseThe new pavilions at the Victoria Hospital for Consumptives, Craigleath, Edinburgh, which have been added at a cost of nearly 7,000, were opened on the 15th inst. The extensions, from the designs of Messrs Sydney Mitchell and Wilson, consist of two pavilions of two wards with six beds in each and one pavilion of two wards with four beds in each, and will increase by 20 beds the accommodation of the hospital. [British Architect 31 July 1903 p9]

Craigleith House was demolished in the 1960s to make way for new hospital. Gateway of 1906 remain and is B listed. Admimnistration block delisted 2012.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder16 November 1951  p696