KINGMILLS ROAD, CROWN PRIMARY SCHOOL (Ref:35302)
This building is in the Highland Council and the
It is a category B building and was listed on 15/06/1981.
Group Items: N/A,
Group Cat: N/A,
Map Ref: NH 067 045.
John Rhind, 1878-80, Gothic, 2 storeys, asymmetrical 7-bay front. The 5 left bays near symmetrical with advanced and gabled ends with quadriparetite windows, the 1st floor windows being pointed arched with plate tracery and with hoodmoulds; off-centre gabled porch. At right 2 bays with tower in re-entrant angle with advanced left bay. Tower of 4 stages with pointed-arched entrance door at lowest stage and tall pointed belfry openings at top stage; corbelled parapet; spire with bellcast at eaves. Mullioned and transomed windows. Coursers, slated roofs. At rear, infant school, William Mackintosh, 1899, single storey block.
Built as Inverness High School
INVERNESS COURIER MARCH 14, 1878 (advertisement for tenders); ORDNANCE GAZETTEER OF SCOTLAND, ed Francis H Groome (1883); Alexander Mackenzie, GUIDE TO INVERNESS (1903); and Information courtesy of Buildings of Scotland Research Unit.
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