Basic Site Details

Name: Oldmill Poorhouse, Nurses' Home
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Now part of Woodend Hospital (see separate entry).

Total cost of all Brown & Watt work on site: 120,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Westholme  
Item 2 of 2Woodend HospitalYesNow part of Woodend Hospital

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Health workers house  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21907  Opened
Item 2 of 21908  Design exhibited


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 3Alexander Brown A19071908 
Item 2 of 3Brown & Watt A19071908 
Item 3 of 3George Watt A19071908 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Parish Council 

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 1Oldmill PoorhouseIncludes Eday Road Viaduct (B listed), East and West lodges (B Listed), gatepiers and former probationary wards.

Total cost of Brown & Watt work: 120,000.

Now part of Woodend Hospital (see separate entry).


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Academy Architecture1908 part 1 p67
Item 2 of 2The Modern Building Record1914The Modern Building RecordVolume 5London: Wertheimer, Lea & Copp38-41

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20829