Basic Site Details

Name: Fairlie School
Town, district or village: Fairlie
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 1800

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 31887   
Item 2 of 322 November 1887 Opened 
Item 3 of 3July 1911  Enlargement


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 5H WalkerArchitect, Builder 1887 Mainly responsible for design (Glasgow Herald)
Item 2 of 5John James StevensonArchitect 1887 Took an interest in the project and presented the school with an oak carving to make a fireplace.
Item 3 of 5Arthur John FryersArchitectA1911 Enlargement
Item 4 of 5Fryers & PenmanArchitectural practiceA1911 Enlargement
Item 5 of 5Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitectA1911 Enlargement


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Stevenson, Hew2009Jobs for the Boys: the story of a family in Britain's Imperial Heyday Dove Booksp319

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Ayr Advertiser10 February 1888  Friday 10 February 1888 , Ayr Advertiser, or, West Country Journal , Ayrshire, Scotland
Item 2 of 4Builder21 July 1911CI p82
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Herald23 November 1887  Report at opening
Item 4 of 4Largs & Millport Weekly News26 November 1887   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7292