Basic Site Details

Name: Finance House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 750,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 311 December 1964 Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court approve 600,000 office block - building to commence as soon as possible
Item 2 of 319671968Build/construction 
Item 3 of 31978 Addition 


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 6Alexander ('Sandy') MacCallum (or McCallum) BrownArchitectA19671968 
Item 2 of 6Donald Hood CattanachArchitectA19671968 
Item 3 of 6Frank Wood JohnstonArchitectA19671968 
Item 4 of 6J & F Johnston & Partners A19671968 
Item 5 of 6James Stewart JohnstonArchitectA19671968 
Item 6 of 6Thomas Inglis A19671968 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lloyds & Scottish Finance 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp401
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder11 December 1964  p1284