Historic Environment Scotland



Housing association to celebrate the past and showcase the future with Gorbals tenement renovation

The restoration of one of the last standing grade A listed tenements in the Gorbals will be celebrat ...

Published 15 November 2019

And finally... Scotland’s historic lighthouses could be awarded listed status

Lighthouses up and down the country will be reviewed for listing by Historic Environment Scotland (H ...

Published 17 October 2019

Kessock Bridge awarded category B status

Kessock Bridge near Inverness has been listed as a category B structure by Historic Environment Scot ...

Published 11 October 2019

Stirling conservation centre to host international traditional trades event

Some of the world’s foremost practitioners in traditional trades will be gathering in Stirling ...

Published 4 September 2019

Plans submitted for the conversion of old Kelso high school into housing

Plans have been submitted to Scottish Borders Council for the former Kelso high school, to be conver ...

Published 3 September 2019

Government rejects request to take over St Peter's Seminary

The future of St Peter’s Seminary in Cardross is in doubt after the Scottish Government declin ...

Published 28 June 2019

Stirling pupils complete construction craft technician pilot

Pupils from St Modan’s High School in Stirling have been showcasing their traditional skills a ...

Published 3 June 2019

Mosaic wins HLF grant for urgent repairs to Glasgow church bell tower

Mosaic Architecture + Design has secured a grant of £93,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HL ...

Published 2 April 2019

New thermal survey reveals extent of damage to Mackintosh’s Hill House

State of the art survey techniques have revealed the severity of water damage to Charles Rennie Mack ...

Published 18 March 2019

And finally... 3D digital model offers unique view of ancient Glasgow

Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has published a new 3D digital model of Fossil Grove in Glasgow, ...

Published 14 March 2019

The Princess Royal unveils historic library’s transformation into new homes

A new chapter has started for Coatbridge’s historic Carnegie Library after a £2.5 millio ...

Published 7 March 2019

And finally… Appeal for information on life of Scots architect 51 years after her unsolved murder

Historians have appealed for help in piecing together the life and work of a Scots pioneer of female ...

Published 5 March 2019

Sutherland’s Kylesku Bridge awarded A-list status

Drochaid a' Chaolais Chumhaing / Kylesku Bridge in Sutherland has been awarded Category A status by ...

Published 14 February 2019

Move to make conservation of historic Millport buildings more affordable

North Ayrshire Council has announced changes to a building repairs grant scheme which will make cons ...

Published 9 January 2019

Erskine Bridge joins the A-list with new architectural designation

The landmark Erskine Bridge has been listed as a Category A structure. The crossing, one of only th ...

Published 30 November 2018