Basic Site Details

Name: Fettes College, Glencorse House (former)
Town, district or village: Comely Bank
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Part of the original Fettes College complex, this Glencorse House was renamed Moredun House when the later Glencorse House (for which see separate entry), also by Bryce, was opened three years later.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Fettes College, Moredun HouseYesSince 1873

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Fettes College, Comely BankYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218691870  
Item 2 of 21938  Proposed alterations

People

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 1David BryceArchitect 18691870 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Trustees of Sir William Fettes 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Fettes College 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Fettes College Register1970The Fettes College Register: Centenary Edition, 1870 to 1970 Edinburghpp xxix & xxxiii

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Fettes CollegeFettes College Archives Drawings