Basic Site Details

Name: George Heriot's School, St Bernard's Crescent
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Bernard's Education CentreYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1School  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 221, Dean Park StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2St Bernard Crescent  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21874  Journal references
Item 2 of 21887  East extension


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 2John ChesserArchitect 1874  
Item 2 of 2Robert WilsonArchitect 1887  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp404

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder28 March 1874XXXII  
Item 2 of 2Building News6 November 1874   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5 Heriot Trust Papers MSS Record of Heriot's School v44
Item 2 of 5Edinburgh Central Library, Edinburgh RoomInfant Department Logbook Inspection report etc 1878-July 1885
Item 3 of 5Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 23 July 1887
Item 4 of 5Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Town Council Minutes Minutes of the Joinrt Education and Property Committee, 24 April 1874, 7 January 1875 and 1 June 1876.
Item 5 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30316