Architect: Carson and Partners
Client: Alumno Developments Ltd
Builder: Kier Scotland Ltd


Powis place is the first student accommodation project to be shortlisted for the Saltire Housing Design Awards in its 81 year history.

Powis Place student residences accommodates 196 student rooms with associated common, staff, and ancillary areas, all arranged around a central landscaped courtyard with car parking beneath. The building occupies a prominent urban block on one of the main approaches into Aberdeen.