A major Canadian developer has gone back to the drawing board and submitted fresh plans to create hundreds of homes at the north-east’s most famous quarry.
It is the shining stone which has made Aberdeen synonymous with transcendent architecture.
Aberdeen is famously known as the Granite City, but the influence of those who have worked with the famous stone extends way beyond the north east.
Traditional features blend with modern simplicity at this gorgeous four-bedroom flat, which can be found within a lovely granite building in Aberdeen’s west end.
For decades upon decades, generations of north-east men toiled their lives away in miserable conditions deep within quarries to unearth the stone that gave the Granite City its name.
The granite which gives Aberdeen its nickname will be used as part of a £550,000 roads project in the heart of the city.
The chief executive of Visit Scotland has backed a plan to transform one of the biggest man-made holes in Europe into a visitor centre celebrating the north-east’s granite heritage.
Granite City residents fear that its centre risks losing its sparkle due to “huge splodges” of tarmac which have been laid in place of paving stones following repairs.
It was one of the boldest artistic ventures ever staged in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen’s granite tenements should factor in property management for the colder months.
Aberdeen actress Joyce Falconer takes our My Weekend Q&A
Roy Murray began gathering the granite for Canterbury House 25 years ago. But it wasn’t until just over 10 years ago that he started putting it to good use.
The streets of Aberdeen will host performances celebrating the city's history over the winter months as part of a new series of events launched by the National Theatre of Scotland.
The streets of the Granite City are lined with sparkling blocks of its namesake.
The brains behind the new redevelopment of 21 Polmuir Road are very clever. For what they have managed to create is the perfect blend of traditional and contemporary design.
Number 5 Laurelwood Avenue in Aberdeen is a house that no doubt impresses anyone lucky enough to walk through its front door.
Explore an ideal family home in the Granite City Most folk making the move to Aberdeen will want to live in the type of homes that the city is most known for – granite homes.