Basic Site Details

Name: Lochview Court and Holyrood Court
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: 10- and 11-storey blocks. See also St Leonard's (Dumbiedykes) Clearance Area

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219591964Build/construction 
Item 2 of 22000 * Redevelopment(?)Edinburgh City Council proposed redevelopment of the towers, including cladding with new material.

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Alexander SteeleArchitectA19591964As City Architect
Item 2 of 2Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceA19591964 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp225

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Herald12 May 2000  p15