Blackie House, Patrick Geddes, Robert Hurd, Photo, Scottish 17th century tenement Architecture

Blackie House in Old Town Edinburgh

17th century tenement in Scotland renewal design by ne Begg Architects (Morris & Steedman Associates)

post updated 2 January 2022

Design: ne Begg Architects (now Morris & Steedman Associates)

Blackie House
building photo by Morris and Steedman Associates

Blackie House

Building information from ne Begg Architects / Morris & Steedman Associates:

On the north side of the court Blackie House, a late 17th century tenement of the Milne’s Court type but shallower in plan, remodelled in 1894 under the auspices of Geddes as a university hall in memory of Professor J.S. Blackie, was sold in 1950 and turned into flats by Robert Hurd, Architect.

Blackie House Geddes, Edinburgh Robert Hurd, Architect
photos by Morris and Steedman Associates

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