Basic Site Details

Name: Millbuies House
Town, district or village: Gogarbank
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Further information courtesy of The National Trust for Scotland, Oatridge College and The Friends of Suntrap (2011).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Gogarbank House  
Item 2 of 2Suntrap House  

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 143, Gogarbank  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11956 Build/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 3(Professor Sir) James Duncan Dunbar-NasmithArchitectA1956 Project Architect
Item 2 of 3Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectA1956  
Item 3 of 3Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall (RMJM)Architectural practiceA1956  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Anderson, Mr and Mrs George Boyd  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, Miles2008Modern architect: the life and times of Robert Matthew RIBA Publishingpp163-66
Item 2 of 4National Trust for Scotland2010Suntrap Garden Illustrated Development Timeline    
Item 3 of 4The National Trust for Scotland2006Suntrap Garden Special ReportI  
Item 4 of 4The National Trust for Scotland2010Suntrap Garden, Property Appraisal   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Ideal HomeMarch 1959  `The House That Laughs at the Weather' in Ideal Home (March 1959) pp 151, 153.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51887