Basic Site Details

Name: Wood's Hospital
Town, district or village: Upper Largo
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 4,000

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2St Andrew's RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Woodlaw Park  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31830   
Item 2 of 31968 Alteration/conversionConversion into cottage housing
Item 3 of 31975 Restoration 


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 12Robert MylneMasonA1665  
Item 2 of 12James LeslieEngineerG1830 Rebuilding
Item 3 of 12(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectC1968 Conversion into Cottage housing
Item 4 of 12Andrew Glen WeirArchitectC1968 Conversion into Cottage housing
Item 5 of 12Donald McInnesArchitectC1968 Conversion into Cottage housing
Item 6 of 12Frank SprosonArchitectc1968 Conversion into Cottage housing
Item 7 of 12Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceC1968 Conversion into Cottage housing
Item 8 of 12Andrew Glen WeirArchitectA1975 Restoration
Item 9 of 12Donald McInnesArchitectA1975 Restoration
Item 10 of 12(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectB1975 Restoration
Item 11 of 12Frank SprosonArchitectB1975 Restoration
Item 12 of 12Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceB1975 Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 7Colvin, H M1995A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-18403rd editionNew Haven and London: Yale University Pressp515
Item 2 of 7Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p422
Item 3 of 7Historic Scotland Lists    No other reference given
Item 4 of 7Lamont, John1810The Chronicles of Fife, Being the Diary of John Lamont of Newton 1649-1672  pp223-224
Item 5 of 7Leighton, J M1840History of Fife Glasgow 1840volume iii, p140
Item 6 of 7New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  IX, p444
Item 7 of 7Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp175

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register8968 
Item 2 of 2NMRSWheeler & Sproson Collection WHS 51/1-4 (photos)