Basic Site Details

Name: Old people's home and housing
Town, district or village: Liberton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 321,000

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Retirement home  
Item 2 of 3Old people's home  
Item 3 of 3Housing  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2July 1968 CompletionThis was the date it was due to be completed but presumably it overrran.
Item 2 of 21969 Build/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 3John Malcolm McIntosh (Mackintosh)ArchitectA1969  
Item 2 of 3Scott & McIntoshArchitectural practiceA1969  
Item 3 of 3Walter Scott A1969  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Corporation 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Walter Scott: F no6412 (Combined Box 136); John Malcolm McIntosh: F no6382 (Combined Box 135)