Basic Site Details

Name: Fleurs Avenue School
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: see 403832 (Secondary School, Fleurs Avenue) which may be the same building.

Cost 500,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cranhill Comprehensive School  

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 1Fleurs Avenue  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21956 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 213 October 1958 Design exhibitedat '97th Annual Exhibition of the Royal Glasgow Institute...drawing of the elevation' per Builder 7 Nov 1958 p773


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 4John Philip Boys AAfter 1953Before 1959As job architect with Keppie Henderson & Gleave
Item 2 of 4Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectA1956  
Item 3 of 4Joseph Lea GleaveArchitectA1956  
Item 4 of 4Keppie Henderson & J L GleaveArchitectural practiceA1956  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p575

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 November 1958  'Architecture at the Royal Glasgow Institute Exhibition: Standard Higher than in Recent Years' p773; includes illustration

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no6944 (Combined Box 167)