Basic Site Details

Name: Standard Life House
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 1Office  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Lothian Road  
Item 2 of 2West Approach Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119921996Build/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 6Alan Sinclair BlackArchitectA19921996Partner in charge of the project as a whole.
Item 2 of 6James ('Jim') AbbotArchitectA19921996 
Item 3 of 6Michael Laird & Partners A19921996 
Item 4 of 6Roy Stewart MilneArchitectA19921996Partner in charge for detailing and construction.
Item 5 of 6(Sir) Robert McAlpine & Sons LtdBuilder, ContractorB19931996 
Item 6 of 6Euan Kidston ColamArchitectB19931996 


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


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1ScotsmanMarch 1999  Obituary of Laird

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Euan ColamInterview of Euan Colam by Kirsten McKee 3 December 2008
Item 2 of 2Courtesy of Roy S MilneInformation sent to Dictionary Sent June 2015