Basic Site Details

Name: St Leonard's House
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Hostel was for the accommodation of students of the Dunfermline College of Hygiene and Physical Education. Cost of alterations 40,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Admiralty Marine Technology EstablishmentYes 
Item 2 of 3Naval Construction Research Establishment  
Item 3 of 3St Leonard's Hill Hostel  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hospital HillYes 
Item 2 of 2Queensferry RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21871  Original villa
Item 2 of 21938  Conversion to teacher training hostel

People

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 3John FraserArchitectA1938 Conversion to teacher training hostel
Item 2 of 3John Fraser & SonArchitectural practiceA1938 Conversion to teacher training hostel
Item 3 of 3John Strachan FraserArchitectA1938 Conversion to teacher training hostel

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Beveridge, MariaBuilt for Maria Beveridge following the death of her husband, Erskine Beveridge, founder of St Leonard's Works in Bothwell Street
Item 2 of 2Scottish Provincial Committee for the Training of Teachers 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p187

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder17 September 1937CLIII p526
Item 2 of 3Builder1 April 1938CLIV p675
Item 3 of 3Builder9 May 1941CLX p450 (Obituary)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46946