St Leonard’s Land, Edinburgh, Building, Architect, Project, Design, Info

St Leonard’s Land, Edinburgh

St Leonard’s Land, Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh – design by Faulkner Brown, Architects

St Leonard’s Land Edinburgh

Location: top end of Holyrood Road, south side
1999-2000
Design: Faulkner Brown, Architects

Refurbishment of Moray House by Gordon & Dey 1970

Seventies building reskinned by Faulkner Brown.

Location: opposite St John Street, south side of Holyrood Road

The original Edinburgh University Physical Education facility revised with new staff facilities, laboratories and a swimming pool. The facades consist of overly bold-coloured render and grey metal panelling all atop an unusual beige rusticated base with windows that push out in various ways to allow views down the street.




Edinburgh Old Town

Old Town Buildings close by:

The Tun
holyrood offices
image © Adrian Welch

Scotsman Newspaper
Scotsman Newspaper
photograph © Adrian Welch

Queen’s Gallery
Queen's Gallery Edinburgh
image © Adrian Welch

Palace of Holyroodhouse
Palace of Holyroodhouse
picture © Adrian Welch

Scottish Poetry Library
Scottish Poetry Library
photograph © Keith Hunter

Old Town Housing
Old Town Housing
photograph © Adrian Welch

Canongate Kirk
Canongate Kirk
photo © Adrian Welch

Scottish Storytelling Centre
Scottish Storytelling Centre
photograph © Adrian Welch

Scottish Architecture

Edinburgh Walking Tours




Edinburgh Restaurants

Scottish Parliament

Another Scottish project by Faulkner-Brown:

Strathclyde University Library, Cathedral Street, Glasgow
Redeveloped by Faulkner-Brown Hendy Watkinson Stonor in 1983

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