Basic Site Details

Name: Kilgraston House
Town, district or village: Bridge of Earn
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Dunbarney
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The plans are not signed but have the address 8 High Street, Perth, indicating that David Smart was the architect.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Kilgraston Convent From the 1930s
Item 2 of 2Kilgraston SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41793  Original house
Item 2 of 41872  Reconstruction after fire
Item 3 of 41991 AdditionSports Hall added
Item 4 of 41992 AdditionCourtyard of stable block roofed in glass


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 6David SmartArchitectA1872 Reconstruction after fire - executed by John Watherston & Sons, builders
Item 2 of 6James WatherstonArchitect, BuilderA1872 Reconstruction after fire, to designs by David Smart
Item 3 of 6John Watherston & SonsArchitectural practice, BuildersA1872 Reconstruction after fire, to designs by David Smart
Item 4 of 6William WatherstonArchitect, BuilderA1872 Reconstruction after fire, to designs by David Smart
Item 5 of 6Brown ConstructionBuilderB1991 Sports Hall added
Item 6 of 6Fred MultonArchitectC1992 Courtyard of stable block roofed in glass

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Kilgraston Convent Chapel 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp451-3
Item 2 of 2Haynes, Nick2000Perth and Kinross: an illustrated architectural guide Edinburgh: Rutland Presspp54-5

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register4527 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWatherston Collection PTD/167/1-6