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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.

Tron Square
housing image © Adrian Welch

Tron Square

Architects + Building
Richard Murphy Architects
Tron Square, Fishmarket Close, 2001-03
People’s Palace, Fishmarket Close, 2001
Cowgate, Cowgate/Fishmarket Close, 2001-03

Tron Square Edinburgh
Tron Housing, with Cowgate housing beyond: image © Adrian Welch

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 Square Edinburgh Old Town Burrell Company Tron Housing Tron, Edinburgh
building images from EDI Feb 2004

Tron Housing for the Burrell Company completed in January 2004. The Invited Competition was held in 1998.

Tron, Burrell Cowgate Housing
housing photos © Adrian Welch Jan 2004

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.

Tron Square Housing
property photo © Adrian Welch Jan 2004

Architecture in Edinburgh

Related Architectural Links:
The Burrell Company – Liberton, Edinburgh
The Burrell Company – Tron Nursery Cowgate, Edinburgh
The Burrell Company – Leith 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 Edinburgh – 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:
Tron Square Housing

Tron Square Edinburgh Old Town
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