Basic Site Details

Name: College of Nursing Club and house at no 1 Fonthill Road
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Cowdray ClubYes 
Item 2 of 2Fonthill Lodge Nursing HomeYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-5, Fonthill RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41874  1 Fonthill Road
Item 2 of 4c. 1884 Build/constructionSecond villa
Item 3 of 4Late 1800s  College of Nursing Club. 'Buildings of Scotland' states that it became the College of Nursing club in 1927 ans not before this.
Item 4 of 41927  Additions to Nursing Club - harled link between two villas


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 4Duncan McMillan B1874 No 1 Fonthill Road built
Item 2 of 4James Brown Nicol A1927 Additions to Club
Item 3 of 4Kelly & Nicol A1927 Additions to Club
Item 4 of 4William Kelly A1927 Additions to Club


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp251

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes 'House next door to church' (1874) and for 1927 additions to Club (G11806 and 12010)
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46789