Basic Site Details

Name: Old Academy
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: CHECK: were Heiton alterations 1901 or 1907?

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1The Academy of Public Seminaries  

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 2Rose StreetYes 
Item 2 of 26, 7, Rose TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318031807Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31901  Alterations
Item 3 of 31908  Alterations to Preparatory Department


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 4Robert ReidArchitectA18031807 
Item 2 of 4Andrew Granger Heiton (or Andrew H Heiton Granger)Architect 1907 Additions
Item 3 of 4Donald Alexander StewartArchitectB1908 Alterations to Preparatory Department
Item 4 of 4Smart & StewartArchitectural practiceB1908 Alterations to Preparatory Department - D A Stewart responsible


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Smart, E1932History of Perth Academy   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Country Life10 October 1968  p916, fig. 1

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39322 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Photos of original drawings
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Donald Alexander Stewart: F no2731 (box 11)