Basic Site Details

Name: Festival Centre
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Patrick Abercrombie and Derek Plumstead were finalising their Edinburgh plan at about this time. This had twin Festival Centres but neither in the Grassmarket and they were slightly irritated by this scheme which was published in the Scotsman.

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 1Grassmarket  


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 2Horace Arthur Rendel GovanArchitectA1948 Perhaps acting as advisor to Graham.
Item 2 of 2John Netherby GrahamArchitectA1948  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman1 September 1948