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Edinburgh, 517 Lawnmarket, 3, 5, 7 And 10 Milne's Court

Hall Of Residence (Modern), Tenement (17th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, 517 Lawnmarket, 3, 5, 7 And 10 Milne's Court

Classification Hall Of Residence (Modern), Tenement (17th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 3, 5, 7 And 10 Mylne's Court; Edward Salveson Hall

Canmore ID 52286

Site Number NT27SE 266

NGR NT 25496 73589

NGR Description Centred NT 25496 73589

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SE 266 centred 25496 73589

Built by Robert Milne 1690. L-plan group E wing at least partly earlier, 6-storey to court, N wing 5-storey to court; 7 storey and attic to North Bank Street. E wing has turnpike to court, partly rebuilt during restoration in 1967-8, Ian Lindsay and Partners; some earlier repairs 1914.

RCAHMS 1951.

Architecture Notes

Earliest open square substituted for close.

ARCHITECT: R Mylne 1690

REFERENCE: NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND

R S Mylne's Master Masons I p.227 & 241

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND:

"Water colour Sketches by T. Brown" Adv. MSS 34.8.1-3 -1 sketch.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

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