Basic Site Details

Name: St Joseph's Convent of the Little Sisters of the Poor
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 141-45, Gilmore PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418881889 Plans dated (alos 1893-1898)
Item 2 of 41897  Chapel added
Item 3 of 41904  Further work
Item 4 of 4After 1953Before 1960AdditionLarge additions


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 8James Milne MonroArchitectA18881889 
Item 2 of 8Charles Ernest MonroArchitectB1897 Chapel
Item 3 of 8J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceB1897 Chapel
Item 4 of 8Charles Ernest MonroArchitectC1904 Further work
Item 5 of 8J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceC1904 Further work
Item 6 of 8James Milne MonroArchitectC1904 Further work
Item 7 of 8James Milne MonroArchitectB1906 Chapel
Item 8 of 8Charles William GrayArchitect After 1953Before 1960Large additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp148
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp494

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 10 May 1888
Item 2 of 4Glasgow City ArchivesMonro & Partners Collection MON 1880/2
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register44937 
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Charles William Gray: F no5460 (combined box 80)