Basic Site Details

Name: Sharp's Educational Institution
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Tayside Regional Council OfficesYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 16-8, South Methven StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418591860Construction 
Item 2 of 410 September 1860  Opened
Item 3 of 41896 Journal referenceAlterations
Item 4 of 4After 1900   


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 3David SmartArchitect 18591860 
Item 2 of 3John Murray RobertsonArchitect 1896 Alterations
Item 3 of 3(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect After 1900 Furnishings etc


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, Wyman 
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp612

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Blairgowrie Advertiser17 October 1914  Obituary of David Smart
Item 2 of 3Dundee Advertiser26 December 1896   
Item 3 of 3Perthshire Advertiser14 October 1914  p5 - obituary of David Smart

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39335 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR D/32