Basic Site Details

Name: Rothesay Academy
Town, district or village: Rothesay
City or county: Bute
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 260,000. Cost of extension 61,000.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Academy Road  
Item 2 of 2Westland Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219561959Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21970 Addition 


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 6Alexander Scott A19561959 
Item 2 of 6D Harvey & A ScottArchitectural practiceA19561959 
Item 3 of 6David HarveyArchitectA19561959 
Item 4 of 6Charles Gibson WelshArchitectB1970 Extension
Item 5 of 6Hislop Welsh & HumphreysArchitectural practiceB1970 Extension
Item 6 of 6Thomas ('Tom') George Humphreys B1970 Extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Crichton-Stuart, Lord1959Souvenir of the occasion of the Opening of Rothesay Academy   
Item 2 of 5Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p571
Item 3 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 5RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 5 of 5Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p621

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Argyll & Bute Council OfficesPlan collection Plans 1955
Item 2 of 3Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionMS Hislop 170/1-51 
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register44767