Basic Site Details

Name: 8 George Square
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Conversion for the Edinburgh University Housing Research Unit.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 18, George Square  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119581959Alteration/conversion 


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 5Edinburgh University Housing Research Unit (HRU) / Architecture Research Unit (ARU)Architectural Department (New Towns etc)A19581959With Nuttgens.
Item 2 of 5Patrick John NuttgensArchitectA19581959With Housing Research Unit.
Item 3 of 5Emily Lind Maclennan (Mrs Linda Westwater)ArchitectB19581959 
Item 4 of 5Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectB19581959 
Item 5 of 5Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall (RMJM)Architectural practiceB19581959With Robert Matthew and Linda Westwater


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles2008Modern architect: the life and times of Robert Matthew RIBA Publishingp252