Welcome to Historic Scotland Data Services

The Historic Scotland Data Services website is a resource that provides information across a variety of sources, including access to our database of Scheduled Monuments and repository of GIS datasets. If you have any feedback or questions, please email us at hs.heritagemanagement@scotland.gsi.gov.uk .

GIS Downloads

Geographic Information Systems

Download designation spatial datasets for GIS use, including shapefiles for Properties In Care, Listed Buildings, Scheduled Monuments and more. Please note: in order to use these datasets, you must agree to the terms and conditions of the One Scotland Mapping Agreement.

GIS Downloads

Listed Buildings

Listed Buildings

Search across approximately 50,000 Listed Buildings by address, area (Council/Parish/Burgh), category, dates listed, or for a keyword/phrase. View full building records, including Description, Notes and References information.

Listed Buildings

Scheduled Monuments

Scheduled Monuments

Download a complete list of Scheduled Monuments and Properties In Care, or search a database of over 8000 Scheduled Monuments records and access additional information and associated legal documents.

Scheduled Monuments

Battlefields

Battlefields

Browse, search and view complete battlefield records and maps, including details of the battle, participants, remains, cultural association and associated bibliographies.

Battlefields

Gardens & Designed Landscapes

Gardens & Designed Landscapes

Browse, search and view the records of hundreds of gardens and designed landscapes, including maps, galleries, site histories and more.

Gardens & Designed Landscapes