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  • Georgian Townhouse - Sculleries of Stockbridge

Edinburgh Georgian Townhouse Restoration

The owners of this Grade I-listed Edinburgh New Town townhouse approached kitchen designer Brian Minns were clear about their brief. “They wanted to install a kitchen that felt as if it was really part of this Georgian property, and that would last another 20 to 30 years,”

  • Oriam Scotlands Sports Performance Centre Heriot Watt University

Edinburgh Architects

Edinburgh architects, Scottish architectural offices Listings for design practices East of Scotland - Edinburgh architecture offices online since 2000, a well-established website: Lothian architects studios

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.

  • New Forth Road Bridge

New Forth Road Bridge

The last section of the new Queensferry Crossing has been lifted into place, completing the 1.7-mile link across the Forth. The £1.4 billion construction project is due to open in June 2017.

  • Malt & Hops Pub on The Shore in Leith

Leith Architecture, Edinburgh Docks Buildings

A block of flats in Leith made famous by the novel Trainspotting have been awarded Category A listed status. The curving "Banana flats" in Leith were home to Simon "Sick Boy" Williamson in Irvine Welsh's book. Cables Wynd House was built in the 1960s in the "Brutalist" architectural style. Historic Environment Scotland said it had decided to recognise the flats and neighbouring Linksview House after consultation with residents.