Basic Site Details

Name: The Ministers Daughters' College
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Became Esdaile College in memory of James Easdaile 1926. Cant does not give architect for additions 1865 onwards.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Easdaile HouseYes 
Item 2 of 3Easdale HouseYes 
Item 3 of 3Esdaile HouseYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 25, 6, Easdale BankYes 
Item 2 of 211, Kilgraston RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 103 April 1860  Constituted
Item 2 of 1010 October 1863 Opened 
Item 3 of 10c. 1863  Original house
Item 4 of 101865  Additional dormitories north side
Item 5 of 101879  Dining hall and furher dormitories
Item 6 of 101880  Porch and lodge added
Item 7 of 101886  Porch (cf above - difference of date in different sources), porter's lodge and turret room
Item 8 of 101902  Additional storeys bver dining hall
Item 9 of 101967  Closed
Item 10 of 101969  Became Royal Bank of Scotland Training Centre


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 1Robert MorhamArchitect 1880 Porch and lodge added


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Cant, M1990Sciennes and the Grange  pp141-143

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 23 July 1885, 8 October 1892, 2 July 1908, 30 July 1937
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30403