Basic Site Details

Name: Trefoil School
Town, district or village: Gogarburn
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Trefoil Centre  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Children's home  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2Before 1968 Alterations and additionsRecreation room and theraputic swimming pool.
Item 2 of 219861989RehabilitationBathroom and other upgradings


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 5Alistair Maclachlan SmithArchitectABefore 1968 Recreation room and theraputic swimming pool
Item 2 of 5Francis ('Frank') Sibbald WhiteArchitectABefore 1968 Recreation room and theraputic swimming pool.
Item 3 of 5Henry Wylie & PartnersArchitectABefore 1968 Recreation room and theraputic swimming pool
Item 4 of 5Henry Wylie (or Harry Wylie)ArchitectABefore 1968 Recreation room and theraputic swimming pool - in full charge.
Item 5 of 5Peter Burnett CairdArchitectB19861989Bathroom and other upgradings - in independent practice.


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Peter B CairdInformation sent to DSA Sent March 2011
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no6138 (Combined Box 139)