Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Equitable Life Assurance Company office
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 128 St Andrew SquareYes 

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 21, North St Andrew Lane  
Item 2 of 228, St Andrew SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31875  Alterations
Item 2 of 318961899 Rebuilding
Item 3 of 319811983ReconstructionRefurbishment and redevelopment of office within existing historic building


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 9Charles George Hood Kinnear B1875 Alterations
Item 2 of 9John Dick Peddie B1875 Alterations
Item 3 of 9Peddie & Kinnear B1875 Alterations
Item 4 of 9George Washington Browne A18961899Rebuilding
Item 5 of 9John More Dick Peddie A18961899Rebuilding
Item 6 of 9Peddie & Washington Browne A18961899Rebuilding
Item 7 of 9Roy Stewart Milne C19811983Project architect - Refurbishment and redevelopment of office within existing historic building
Item 8 of 9Alan Sinclair Black C19841985Refurbishment and redevelopment of office within existing historic building. Partner in charge.
Item 9 of 9Michael Laird & Partners C19841985Refurbishment and redevelopment of office within existing historic building


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Equitable Life Assurance Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p63
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp324

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Roy S MilneInformation sent to Dictionary Sent June 2015
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30160 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1870/117/6 (also check number of drawings for Peddie & Browne work - these appear on the DPM accession list)