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Chalmers Street Edinburgh

Edinburgh buildings, Scotland, UK

post updated 28 October 2023

Chalmers St Buildings

City centre school building:

St Thomas of Aquin’s High School

St Thomas of Aquin's High School - Chalmers Street Edinburgh
St Thomas of Aquin’s High School building photo © Adrian Welch, September 2006

Location: south-central Edinburgh

Edinburgh Development – Chalmers St

NHS Lothian site adjacent to Quartermile – development for Sale at 22-38 Chalmers St by Rydens, 0.85 acres onto The Meadows 26 July 2006.

Richard Murphy Architects reportedly to be the architects for the successful bidder.

Richard Murphy Architects are the architects for high-density housing across the road in the Quartermile development.

36 Chalmers Street, EH3 9FE

36 Chalmers Street is set in a beautiful part of the city, overlooking the Meadows. The property is just a short walk from the University of Edinburgh campus, Edinburgh Castle and old town.

The 251 rooms here offer a range of options, from rooms in shared flats (with or without your own private bathroom) to self-contained studios with your own facilities.

Chalmers Street backs onto the Meadows, providing an enormous green space to enjoy. This property also has a lovely private garden accessible via the ground floor common room. Inside there is a free pool table, sofas, a television, and a secluded study area.

These student flats are located close to the city centre, a UNESCO World Heritage site. There are also a series of lovely communities close by, namely Bruntsfield, Newington, Morningside, and Southside.

Scottish Capital Buildings

Scottish Capital Property – recent architecture designs close by:

Quartermile, between Lauriston Place and the Meadows to the south

Standard Life
Standard Life Edinburgh
image © Adrian Welch
Standard Life

Traverse Theatre
Traverse Theatre Edinburgh
photograph © Adrian Welch
Traverse Theatre

Edinburgh Filmhouse
Edinburgh Filmhouse
picture from the architect
Edinburgh Filmhouse

Saltire Court
Saltire Court
picture © Adrian Welch
Saltire Court

The Exchange Edinburgh
The Exchange Edinburgh

Evolution House on Westport
Evolution House on Westport

Edinburgh Building Designs

Contemporary Edinburgh Property Designs – recent architectural selection below:


Scottish Parliament

Hotel Missoni Edinburgh

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