Basic Site Details

Name: Chapelside Primary School
Town, district or village: Airdrie
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This may be the same as 'Chapelside Public School' - see separate entry

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Chapelside Community CentreYes 
Item 2 of 2Education Resource Centre  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2SchoolYes 
Item 2 of 2Community Centre  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Chapelside Primary School, Waddell StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41883 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41885 AdditionExtension
Item 3 of 41905 Addition 
Item 4 of 42004 Alteration/conversionConverted to Airdrie Family Centre by North Lanarkshire Council Design Services.


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 5Baird & ArthurArchitectural practiceA18831885Original building and extension
Item 2 of 5George ArthurArchitectA18831885Original building and extension
Item 3 of 5William BairdArchitect, CoalmasterA18831885Original building and extension
Item 4 of 5James Thomson & SonsArchitectural practiceB1905 Addition - north wing
Item 5 of 5John ThomsonArchitectB1905 Addition - north wing


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.103

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser10 November 1883   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20939 
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information from Dr Philip McWilliams (extracted from local newspaper, 30 March 1912)