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Latitude: 55.9504 / 55°57'1"N
Longitude: -3.2327 / 3°13'57"W
OS Eastings: 323119
OS Northings: 673725
OS Grid: NT231737
Mapcode National: GBR 8DG.PF
Mapcode Global: WH6SL.9PWQ
Entry Name: Upper Coltbridge Terrace St George's School Main Block Only
Listing Date: 30 June 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 366775
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB28582
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Traditional County: Midlothian
A F Balfour Paul, 1911-14. Neo-Georgian E-plan school with
big and virtually symmetrical south front with piended
tall centre and ends set forward; harled, and on base of
polygonal masonry, unmargined openings, some contrasting
ashlar detail, multi-paned big sash windows, blocked eaves,
slate roofs. Mainly 2 storeys, 3rd storey squeezed in at
(ashlar) centre of inner block, top storey set back behind
parapet; main entrance at foot. Some dormers. West front
also with variety of planes, 2 doors.
St George's School was the first girl's school to offer
the same curriculum as the boys' schools.
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