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Tron Square Edinburgh : Architecture
Fishmarket Close Housing, Edinburgh Old Town: City Centre Property – design by Richard Murphy Architects
Housing, Edinburgh Old Town, Scotland
Design: Richard Murphy Architects
This was an Old Town property development for the Burrell Company, well-respected local developers who have frequently used good quality Scottish architecture practices for their property developments.
Architects + Building
Richard Murphy Architects
Tron Square, Fishmarket Close, 2001-03
People’s Palace, Fishmarket Close, 2001
Cowgate, Cowgate/Fishmarket Close, 2001-03
Burrell Company housing projects. Three high-density housing schemes are underway – Tron Square / Old Fishmarket (impression from north, current view below), was topped out Jul 2003.
Tron Housing for the Burrell Company completed in January 2004. The Invited Competition was held in 1998.
Cowgate housing (bottom right) and the People’s Palace. The latter includes the Breakfast Mission: offices for Tony Hunt Engineers, Fulcrum Engineers and Richard Murphy Architects completed in November 2001.
The approximate building cost total was £5m.
property photo © Adrian Welch Jan 2004
Architecture in Edinburgh
Related Architectural Links:
The Burrell Company – Liberton, Edinburgh
The Burrell Company – Cowgate Nursery, Edinburgh
The Burrell Company – Coalhill, Leith
The Burrell Company – No1 Parliament Square, Edinburgh
Edinburgh Old Town – key buildings in the historic city centre.
Tron Square Edinburgh Regeneration : Roses Design Awards 2005 – Rewarding
Regeneration: Gold + Architecture Chairman’s Award: Gold
Edinburgh Walking Tours – city walks by e-architect, looking at the best and most interesting architecture.
Hotel Missoni – contemporary building on the Royal Mile
Tron Housing Award : Scottish Design Awards 2005 – Regeneration Awards Joint Winner
Allan Murrary Architects were 2nd placed in the design competition for this site
Cooper Cromar Architects’ scheme for this site:
housing image from Saltire Awards 2005
Royal Mile Buildings
Old Fishmarket Close : Dynamic Place Awards – Built Environment: Commended 2005
Comments / photos for the Tron Square Edinburgh Housing page welcome
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