Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Guide for Practitioners
A guide to stonecleaning, covering sandstone characteristics, effects of soiling agents, and comparisons of cleaning methods.
Part of an international series of publications, this volume describes stone resources in different parts of the world.
This survey seeks to understand the nature of the stonemasonry sector in Scotland
Document outlining the significance of Stones of Stenness, including key features which make the property special.
This document outlines the findings of research into Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) of Local Development Plans in Scotland.
Use and adaptation of listed buildings
This case study illustrates how minimal interventions and early action
brought an old library back into use as a creative arts centre.
A study commissioned by Historic Scotland, the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Architecural Heritage fund to review the Building Preservation Trusts in Scotland.
Document outlining the significance of Sueno's Stone, including key features which make the property special
A research report bringing together findings of several years of building investigation and research on Sunnybrae Cottage.
Document outlining the significance of Sunnybrae Cottage, including key features which make the property special.
Our Sustainability Reports highlight our high level performance by financial year in a number of key areas.
HES Statements of Significance outline the history and development of Scotland's Properties in Care. This document highlights the key features that makes Sweetheart Abbey special.