Basic Site Details

Name: School Road and Union Terrace Housing development
Town, district or village: Keith
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Saltire Award for both School Road and Union Terrace.

Cost 90,000 for School Road Development. Cost 55,000 for Union Terrace Housing.

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 2School Road  
Item 2 of 2Union Terrace  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2  Won award or awardsSaltire Award for both schemes. Perhaps also Civic Trust Commendation
Item 2 of 21968 Build/construction 


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 A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 2 of 8Baxter Clark & Paul A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 3 of 8David William Baxter (junior) A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 4 of 8George Lindsay Bruce A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 5 of 8Ian Geoffrey Plenderleath A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 6 of 8John Stewart Clark A1968 Particular repsonsibilty - co-partner with Local Authority
Item 7 of 8Peter Murchie A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority
Item 8 of 8Robert Reid Black A1968 Co-partner with Local Authority


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

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no6154 (Combined Box 122) John Stewart Clark's Paper