Basic Site Details

Name: St Leonard's School, convalescent house
Town, district or village: St Andrews
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Conflict of information over who is the architect - see separate entry for Children's Convalescent Home, Abbey Park Avenue, This appears to be the same building

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Children's Convalescent Home  
Item 2 of 2St Andrews School for Girls, convalescent house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Abbey Park AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21907   
Item 2 of 2After 1907  Cesspool


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 6Godfrey Daniel Bower ShepherdArchitectA1907  
Item 2 of 6John Donald MillsArchitectA1907  
Item 3 of 6Mills & ShepherdArchitectural practiceA1907  
Item 4 of 6Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceBAfter 1907 Cesspool
Item 5 of 6James Ross GillespieArchitectBAfter 1907 Cesspool
Item 6 of 6James ScottArchitectBAfter 1907 Cesspool


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Lidstone, Anna1989J Donald Mills: architect: His St Andrews career University of St Andrews: Unpublished MA dissertation 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Godfrey Daniel Bower Shepherd: F v19 p65 no1384 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 2 of 3St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 714
Item 3 of 3St Andrews University LibrarySt Andrews Dean of Guild Plans Plans dated May 1907