Basic Site Details

Name: Albyn Place
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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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 1Albyn Place Numbers 2-16 begun to simpson's designs but only 2 and 4 built by 1849. Remainder built to modified design later.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41819 Plans drawn upScheme for layout by Archibald Elliot -not executed
Item 2 of 4c. 1836 Plans drawn up 
Item 3 of 4After 1849 Build/constructionRemainder built later
Item 4 of 4Before 1849 Build/constructionOnly nos 2 and 4 built


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 2Archibald ElliotArchitectB1819 Scheme for layout - not executed
Item 2 of 2Archibald SimpsonArchitectAc. 1836 Designs drawn up for 2-16.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp234

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Journal11 November 1835