• Thistle Foundation Building in Craigmillar

Edinburgh Building News 2016

August 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Edinburgh Building News 2016

Edinburgh Building News: Scottish architectural + construction updates - East of Scotland property - Edinburgh architecture news, Lothian buildings & architects info and images

  • Damascus architecture

Edinburgh World Heritage Site, EWHT

August 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Edinburgh World Heritage Site, EWHT

Edinburgh World Heritage News - Support For Syrian Architecture Restoration Responding to a call from Prof Maamoun Adbulkarim, Director-General of Antiquities and Museums, Arab Republic of Syria, Edinburgh World Heritage has offered to provide support towards the restoration of several of Syria’s World Heritage sites, including the ancient cities of Aleppo, Damascus, and Bosra.

  • Scottish Poetry Library

Edinburgh Architecture Events

August 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Edinburgh Architecture Events

Edinburgh Architecture Events Scottish Architectural Talks + Exhibitions - East of Scotland Construction Lectures - Lothian Building Events, Architects CPD Scotland

  • Royal Hospital for Sick Kids Edinburgh

Sick Kids Hospital Edinburgh

August 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Sick Kids Hospital Edinburgh

Sick Kids Edinburgh, Hospital Building, Sciennes, Architect, Project, Little France Sick Kids Hospital Edinburgh Edinburgh Healthcare Building, Scotland: Delay News + Architecture Info 23 Aug 2016 Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh Sick Kids

  • The Hailes McCarthy & Stone Haddington retirement apartments

Haddington Building: Architecture, Photos, East Lothian

August 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Haddington Building: Architecture, Photos, East Lothian

Haddington building news - McCarthy & Stone retirement apartments near completion at Mill Wynd. The Hailes is a new development of 43 one and two bedroom apartments and 6 two-bed cottages.

  • Former Royal High School Edinburgh Alternative

Royal High School Edinburgh Alternative Proposals

August 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Royal High School Edinburgh Alternative Proposals

Report praises sensitive approach of alternative scheme for the restoration. Designed by Edinburgh's Richard Murphy Architects and Simpson & Brown it is an alternative to Hoskins Architects’ hotel proposal.

  • Hearts Tynecastle Stadium Building Gorgie

Hearts Stadium Extension, Tynecastle Redevelopment

August 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Hearts Stadium Extension, Tynecastle Redevelopment

Heart of Midlothian Football Club submits a planning application for a new Main Stand at the Tynecastle stadium. The Tynecastle redevelopment tranforms the stadium building into a 20,000-plus capacity stadium in time for the 2017-18 season: a new Main Stand but also a club museum.

  • Scottish Parliament entrance

Edinburgh Building News: Architecture

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Edinburgh Building News: Scottish architectural + construction updates - East of Scotland property - Edinburgh architecture news, Lothian buildings & architects info and images

  • The Edinburgh Grand

The Edinburgh Grand, St Andrew Square Building

July 27th, 2016|Comments Off on The Edinburgh Grand, St Andrew Square Building

Due to open in summer 2017, The Edinburgh Grand is the latest addition to luxury accommodation provider, Lateral City Apartments’ portfolio of beautifully appointed serviced accommodation.

  • Malt & Hops Pub Expansion on The Shore in Leith

Malt & Hops Pub on The Shore, Leith

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Design: GRAS Planning application submitted for River Craft: a new floating platform that is as an expansion to the Malt & Hops pub on the Shore, Leith. The proposal is for the installation of a new floating deck directly opposite the pub, which can accommodate additional seating, a servery, storage space and an accessible WC.

  • RIAS Festival of Architecture 2016 buildings

RIAS Edinburgh, Architects Scotland

July 18th, 2016|Comments Off on RIAS Edinburgh, Architects Scotland

The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland is delighted to be the focus of the design of this year’s planting scheme for Edinburgh’s world-famous floral clock, in honour of the Incorporation’s Centenary. The RIAS, the professional body for Scotland’s chartered architects, was founded in 1916.

  • EICC extension atria building

Edinburgh Architecture Walking Tours – Guides

July 7th, 2016|Comments Off on Edinburgh Architecture Walking Tours – Guides

Major contemporary buildings include the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh by EMBT/RMJM and the Museum of Scotland (extension) in Edinburgh by Benson + Forsyth. Famous architects with buildings in Scotland include Zaha Hadid, Frank Gehry, Norman Foster, Steven Holl and David Chipperfield.

  • BHS Princes Street Edinburgh Building

British Homes Stores, Bhs Edinburgh

June 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on British Homes Stores, Bhs Edinburgh

The B-listed BHS department store on Princes Street is set for a £50m redevelopment. The store in Princes Street is set to be transformed into two new shops, a hotel and a rooftop restaurant.

  • 2 Semple Street Edinburgh
  • 2 Semple Street Edinburgh Development

2 Semple Street Edinburgh Development: Offices

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£24 Million Semple Street Development will start on 4 July in Edinburgh's Exchange Financial District. First Grade A Office Spec build since 2014 – easing demand for city centre space. Main contractor McLaughlin & Harvey appointed.

  • 3-8 St Andrew Square Building

St Andrew Square Building

June 18th, 2016|Comments Off on St Andrew Square Building

Design: CDA / Gareth Hoskins Architects Photos of this major new building, a bold intervention, the gold fins are quite attractive but the materials and scale certainly don't work within the context of the existing buildings.

  • Richard Murphy ‪‎house‬ in ‪‎Edinburgh

Hart Street House, New Town Property

June 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Hart Street House, New Town Property

Bizarrely missing from RIAS Awards this excellent building has received a separate RIBA Award for Scotland: Murphy House, Hart Street, Edinburgh by Richard Murphy Architects.

  • City Observatory Building, Calton Hill

City Observatory Building, Calton Hill

June 13th, 2016|Comments Off on City Observatory Building, Calton Hill

Edinburgh World Heritage announced today that it has awarded a grant of over £300,000 to Collective towards the restoration of the City Observatory complex - the ensemble of astronomical buildings by William Henry Playfair on Calton Hill.

  • Bath Street Collective

Bath Street Collective Custom Build

June 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Bath Street Collective Custom Build

Design: John Kinsley Architects The scheme will contain 4 flats comprising:- 1no. 75m2. 2 bedroom flat, a 102m2 3 bedroom duplex flat and 2 no. 120m2 3/4 bedroom flats. All the flats will be dual aspect.

  • New Forth Road Bridge

New Forth Road Bridge

June 8th, 2016|Comments Off on New Forth Road Bridge

News that £1.4 billion construction project will not open until June 2017, six months later than planned, plus photos of the Queensferry Crossing and the Forth Rail Bridge from the water.

  • West Edinburgh Garden District at Gogarburn

West Edinburgh Garden District Masterplan

June 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on West Edinburgh Garden District Masterplan

The overall £1bn development will eventually deliver up to 6,000 new homes over a 20-year cycle in a new urban district proposal which would include a school, shopping centre, sports facilities and green space. A quarter of all the homes, including 375 properties in the first phase, will be affordable housing, with the remainder split between private homes and apartments.

  • St James Shopping Centre

St James Centre, Edinburgh Shops: Shopping

May 27th, 2016|Comments Off on St James Centre, Edinburgh Shops: Shopping

Marco de Vita, an Edinburgh based photographer, shares with us his latest project. He has photographed the insides of St James Shopping Centre before it is demolished to pave way to a new shopping mall.

  • Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh visitor centre building

Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, Architecture

May 12th, 2016|Comments Off on Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, Architecture

Design: Edward Cullinan Architects Botanic Gardens Edinburgh - RBGE building info + photos - Palm House images, architecture and architects for The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh

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