Basic Site Details

Name: Schemes for Edinburgh New Town Conservation Committee
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 1House  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Late 1970s Restoration 


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 4Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectB1962 Matthew acted as a catalyst to the New Town's protection by bringing to the fore its architectural importance. He set about gathering support which eventually led to the New Town Committee's formation.
Item 2 of 4Groves-Raines & SpensArchitectural practiceALate 1970s Restoration schemes
Item 3 of 4Michael Patrick SpensArchitectALate 1970s Restoration schemes
Item 4 of 4Nicholas Robert Groves-RainesArchitectALate 1970s Restoration schemes


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles2008Modern architect: the life and times of Robert Matthew RIBA Publishingpp468-474
Item 2 of 2RIBA1979RIBA Directory of Practices 1979