Basic Site Details

Name: Clerkhill Housing
Town, district or village: Peterhead
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: This was built in different phases. Clerkhill V is mentioned in the 1975 RIBA directory.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Clerkhill Estate  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Peter Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 38 December 1961 ProposedTC to borrow 29,355 to build 16 four-apartment, semi-detached cottages and 3,460 for two old people's houses at Clerkhill scheme per Builder p1118
Item 2 of 31966 Build/constructionCost 360,000. Local Authority Housing Commissions.
Item 3 of 3c. 1981 AdditionClerkhill Vth mentioned in RIBA 1981 Directory


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 8(Professor) James Paul a1966  
Item 2 of 8Baxter Clark & Paul A1966  
Item 3 of 8David William Baxter (junior) A1966  
Item 4 of 8George Lindsay Bruce A1966  
Item 5 of 8Ian Geoffrey Plenderleath A1966  
Item 6 of 8John Stewart Clark A1966  
Item 7 of 8Peter Murchie A1966  
Item 8 of 8Robert Reid Black A1966  


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970  p107
Item 2 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder8 December 1961  p1118

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material