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Edinburgh New Town Buildings : Architecture

Contemporary Architecture – Historic Properties

post updated 3 July 2023

This page contains images & links for all key New Town buildings. Our other page –Edinburgh New Town – includes more info such as architects and locations

Edinburgh New Town Building

Typical New town street scene – Royal Circus:
New town street

Dean Gallery, 73 Belford Road:
Dean Gallery building

Scotland’s National Gallery of Modern Art refurbishment:

SNGMA Earthworks:
SNGMA Earthworks

SNGMA additional building:

The Bonham at 35 Drumsheugh Gardens:
The Bonham

32 Queensferry St Pizza Express:
Pizza Express

West Register House – former church of St. George building:
West Register House

Charlotte Square buildings:
Charlotte Square

80 George Street building:
80 George Street

Principal George Street Edinburgh New Town street: George St buildings

Edinburgh Galleries Shortlist

Edinburgh’s most famous street beside the Royal Mile: Princes Street
Princes Street

Princes Street Vision
Princes Street proposal

New Club, Princes St

British Home Stores, Princes St

Debenhams, Princes St

Oloroso rooftop restaurant, 37 Castle St
Oloroso Edinburgh

Centotre restaurant, 103 George St
Centotre restaurant

Assembly Rooms, 54 George Street
Assembly Rooms

New Town RSA – RSA, Princes Street
Royal Scottish Academy

Weston Link

National Gallery of Scotland, The Mound
National Gallery of Scotland

Rick’s Bar Hotel & Restaurant, 55a Frederick St
Rick's Bar

George Hotel
George Hotel Edinburgh

St Andrews & St Georges Church
St Andrews & St Georges Church

The Dome restaurant
The Dome restaurant

Le Monde restaurant
Le Monde restaurant

Opal Lounge, George St
Opal Lounge

Scott Monument, Princes St
scott memorial

Marks & Spencers

Jenners, Princes St
Jenners Edinburgh

Princes Mall, Princes St

Former C&A Store, Princes St
H&M Edinburgh
H&M Edinburgh

Burtons Department Store

Balmoral Hotel, North Bridge/Princes St
Balmoral Hotel

Former New Town General Post Office – GPO redevelopment 2004
Waverley Gate

General Register House, 1774, Princes St
Robert Adam

General Register House

Waverley Station Redevelopment : Edinburgh’s main railway between Old Town & New Town
Waverley Station

New Town St James Centre, with later John Lewis Edinburgh addition
John Lewis Edinburgh
St James Centre Building conversion

New Town Greenside Place + Greenside Place
Calton Square
Calton Square

Leith St Bridge
Leith St Bridge

Former Royal Bank of Scotland Headquarters : Dundas Mansion, dating from 1774

Melville Monument:
Melville Monument

Prudential Assurance, 14 South St.Andrew St

Scottish Provident Building Building, 1961
Scottish Provident

St Andrew Square by Basil Spence
St Andrew Square

Former Caledonian Insurance Co., 1959, Thomson & Connell
Caledonian Insurance

No.10 George Street, 1994, Reiach and Hall Architects
George Street building

Standard Life Assurance George Street
Standard Life Assurance

The Walk incl. New Town Harvey Nichols, St Andrew Sq, 2002
Harvey Nichols Edinburgh

Valvona & Crolla restaurant off Multrees Walk
Vin Caffe Edinburgh

Bank of Scotland HQ. St Andrew Square
Bank of Scotland Edinburgh

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen St, 1895
Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Royal College of Physicians, 9 Queen St, 1845
Royal College of Physicians

8 Queen Street – Robert Adam, 1771

BBC Edinburgh Offices, 5 Queen St

Scotch Malt Whisky Society, 28 & 29 Queen St

Edinburgh New Town Phase 2, 1802-23
Design: Reid; Elliot; Playfair; Graham; Raeburn
moray place to West of Phase 2

Dublin Street Lane : Housing
Dublin Street

William Playfair
Royal Crescent, 1823, Gillespie Graham’s Moray Place, 1822, Playfair’s St Stephen’s Church, 1828 at St. Vincent St. Great King St (R.L.Stevenson lived at 17 Heriot Row)

Eyre Place : housing
Canonmills Apartments

Fettes Row Flats terraces
St Vincent Place
photo : Michael Wolchover

Mansfield Traquair Centre
Mansfield Traquair
photo from Mansfield Traquair Centre

Pizza Express, 1 Deanhaugh St
Stockbridge Building
Pizza Express Stockbridge

Dean Bank Lane : housing project
Dean Bank Lane

Circus Lane: Private House
Circus Lane House

Circus Lane Houses: Private Houses
New Town Houses

Dublin Meuse
Dublin Meuse

Moray Place : Private House
Moray Place

Calton Hill
calton hill memorial

Duguld Stewart Monument, 1831
Calton Hill Edinburgh

City Observatory, 1818, Playfair
City Observatory Edinburgh

Scottish National Monument
Scottish National Monument

Nelson’s Monument
Nelson's Monument

St Andrew’s House
St Andrew's House

Calton Old Burial Ground, Waterloo Place
Calton Gaol
Obelisk to Political Martyrs; Memorial to David Hume; Governor’s House

Royal High School, 1829
Royal High School

Burns Monument, 1830
Burns Monument

Calton Burial Ground
Calton Burial Ground

17 Royal Terrace Mews
Royal Terrace Mews

Edinburgh Walking Tours

Scottish Capital Building Designs

Contemporary Scottish Capital Property Designs – recent architectural selection below:

Thistle Street Edinburgh New Town – oldest houses

Stockbridge buildings

Missoni Hotel

Scottish Parliament

Edinburgh New Town restaurants

Buildings / photos for the Edinburgh New Town Architecture page welcome