Basic Site Details

Name: Hailesland
Town, district or village: Wester Hailes
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: Unlisted
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wester Hailes Contract 4  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Housing Estate 6 10-storey slab blocks


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 36 October 1969 Plans submitted to Dean of GuildDean of Guild Edinburgh Building Control Approval
Item 2 of 3Between 1990s and January 1993Destruction/demolition3 blocks of flats demolished as part of 12million Wester Hailes regeneration scheme funded by Scottish Homes, as detailed in Edinburgh Evening News.
Item 3 of 31991 Build/construction98 new houses constructed, predominantly low rise and using traditional construction methods.


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 1Hart BrothersBuilder 19691972 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Wester Hailes development4000 houses (including medium rise) and landscaping for population of 16,000.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Evening News25 January 1993  p3